Brig. Gen. Mordecai: Islamic Jihad launched rockets, but Hamas responsibility

The IDF spokesperson blamed the Islamic Jihad firing rockets into Israel, but the responsibility for: “they want Hamas to restore order.
We will not allow violation of the South Pacific “

תאריך: 24/06/2013, 12:23    
מחבר: מערכת אתר צה”ל

The IDF spokesperson, Brig. Gen. Yoav Mordechai (Foley), clarifies today (Monday) that behind the rocket fire Israel territory about the terrorist organization Islamic Jihad, led by rashio from Damascus, Syria. As a result, the IDF attacked overnight targets related to organization, where weaponry sites and launching. Islamic Jihad is funded
By Iran.

Brig. Gen. Mordechai said in an interview with Israeli army radio that “we will not allow the peace to the residents of the South as it did in the last two months. He claimed that anyone who is responsible for Hamas: Hamas and Jihad are Sunni groups – on the Sony-Palestinian organisation supporting the Syrian Government and the daily trips there.
The results showed that if you want – Hamas cannot impose peace. Interesting us internal tensions. We see who currently operate and who bears responsibility. We are ready for any scenario, but hope that it’s a specific event. The us summer vacation and the Ramadan – hopefully they don’t interest to escalate the situation. “

The IDF spokesperson said that “Islamic Jihad is in dialogue with Hamas and he explores his interests in light of the very difficult surgical operation and pillar” that created
Deterrence. There is more involvement of political factors in the Arab world — and not only. Hamas bases
Itself as sovereign in Gaza and of his judgment, of deterrence and a desire to establish himself, to preserve the peace. Our achievement is to residents of the South and decent life routine was infringed, unfortunately yesterday. However, we hope and think this is a localized event.

The IDF spokesperson said that “last night and this morning took place the situation assessment and we will examine further in the coming days. No change in terms of the home front command directives.

Meanwhile, Brig. Gen. Mordecai also refers to “price tag” and said that “those actions came after throwing, I don’t think it’s Throwing is very dangerous and the central command comes nightly to task and deploy forces in intelligence work and focused in order to prevent such events. But there was a price tag also in Judea and Samaria as a criminal devolves like this was very low. It’s good that misconduct settlement leaders condemn it. “

“No one can take the law into their own hands and decide the area so sensitive to throw incendiary spark big matches. There are also combination efforts, the IDF and the police, to see how that conduct sterile. The price tag, also in Mesa to continue and if it fits with itoozer and religious affairs has this potential is very sensitive, “he said.

Translated from Hebrew