In the midst of being incited to rioting and violence by Hamas, Palestinian citizens are being warned by Israel that Hamas is exploiting them.
How is Hamas exploiting the Palestinians? In many ways, but one way is by sending young people to the border with Israel, only to hide Hamas operatives behind them.
See The Times of Israel article: After riots, Israel tells Gazans: Hamas is exploiting you!
Last Saturday night (January 13, 2018) Israeli Air Force jets launched an attack on a terror tunnel at the Keren Shalom Crossing on the border between Gaza, Israel and Egypt. The tunnel, confirmed to have been built by Hamas, was dug beneath significant infrastructure meant to provide Gaza residents with water, gas and oil from Israel.
This crossing is the primary entry point for literally tons of humanitarian materials provided by Israel. Each day hundreds of trucks deliver tons of aid such as building materials, medical supplies, food and clothing via the Keren Shalom Crossing. Each time terrorist activity takes place at the border, the gates are closed, preventing much-needed aid to Gaza citizens.
Listen to IDF spokesman, Lt. Col. Jonathan Conricus, on-site just above the tunnel, as he describes discovering and dismantling it:
What did Israel do in 2017? A lot…check out a few of the accomplishments:
What did the Palestinians do in 2017? Here’s a short list:
Read here to find out just how much the Palestinian Authority paid terrorists in 2017. Hint: every Palestinian kid could have a much better life if those funds were spent in their best interest! Will you pray for those children?