Hamas TV station shows young Palestinians celebrating “the Palestinian resistance’s great achievement” of firing hundreds of rackets at Israeli communities
Al-Aqsa TV (Hamas), live broadcast from the Gaza Strip
Al-Aqsa TV host: “In a live broadcast we are seeing young Palestinians waving flags of Palestine, expressing the Palestinian resistance’s great achievement (see note below –Ed.).”
Israel-Hamas clash in November 2018 – an Israeli special forces unit entered the Gaza Strip on a secret mission on Nov. 11, 2018, and exchanged fire with Palestinian terrorists after being exposed. An Israeli lieutenant colonel and 7 terrorists – including Hamas Commander of Khan Yunis Nour Barakeh – were killed in the exchange. Following the incident Hamas fired hundreds of missiles at Israeli civilian targets, wounding a number of Israelis and killing a Palestinian worker in Ashkelon, and Israel bombed a number of terror targets in Gaza. A ceasefire was reached on Nov. 14, 2018.