Netanyahu says ground op could widen, ordered troops to be ready

ByJPOST.COM STAFF
July 18, 2014 11:45

Prime Minister Netanyahu said on Friday during a cabinet meeting that he may be forced to widen the current ground operation in Gaza and has ordered troops to be ready for the next phase.

He also added that Hamas left Israel no choice but to invade on the ground because it is the only way tunnels are reachable.

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