Hamas terrorists seen moving around in ambulances filled with children
Where have we seen this
before? The IDF reports seeing Hamas terrorists in Gaza riding in ambulances filled with 'Palestinian' children
Hamas is an expert at embedding itself in the midst of the
Palestinian civilian population and using it as human shields, to seek
immunity from the army.
In recent days, IDF sources reported spotting Hamas gunmen boarding ambulances in Gaza filled with children.
urged residents of northern Gaza to remain in their homes, and provide
cover for its concentration of rocket launch squads in that area.
These tactics are designed to provide the terrorist organization with protection from the IDF.
are the same tactics that have prevented the air force from destroying
all of Hamas’s rocket infrastructure, hidden deep under residential
buildings, or targeting its leadership, which is hiding under the Shifa
hospital in Gaza City.
Hamas spread out its assets across Gaza, and there is no one center of gravity for the IDF to target.
military operation is complex and long, and the IDF’s focus on
destroying tunnels is only the first stage of the ground maneuver.
their tactics, Hamas and Islamic Jihad are in trouble. They have lost
more than half of their rockets supply – some 40 percent have been
destroyed in air force attacks and another 1,700 rockets have been fired
at Israel. Many rockets remain, but the supply is beginning to
Military sources said significant gains have already been
made on the ground. Rockets continue to be destroyed from the air, as
are enemy command and control centers.
On the defensive front,
Iron Dome continues to frustrate Hamas and Islamic Jihad’s attempt to
inflict mass carnage and large numbers of casualties in Israeli cities.
invested years in building up its offensive assets; tunnels, the
rockets arsenal, and command and control centers. Yet efforts to
activate these have mostly ended in failure.
will continue to fire projectiles at Israeli cities, and try to send
murder squads into Israel through tunnels, before the IDF discovers
The article goes on to discuss the implications of the IDF's success against Hamas for Hezbullah. Read the whole thing
Labels: Gaza, Hamas, Hamas rockets, IDF, Operation Protective Edge, Palestinian terrorists