October 24, 2023, 18:31

Decision on ground operation in Gaza Strip not final yet – Yevgen Korniychuk

Currently, there is no final decision on conducting a ground operation in the Gaza Strip.

Yevgen Korniychuk, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Ukraine to Israel, made this statement during a briefing at Media Center Ukraine – Ukrinform.

“The situation remains stable and difficult. The decision to conduct a ground operation in the Gaza Strip has not been finalized yet. The war cabinet of the government of Israel works almost 24/7,” Yevgen Korniychuk said.

As reported on the morning of October 7, the Palestinian Islamist group Hamas launched an attack on Israel. Militants broke into the country, simultaneously launching a massive rocket attack. There were mass murders of civilians, including children during the invasion. Israel officially declared war and mobilized 300,000 reservists to respond to Hamas’ terrorist attacks and invasion, and began destroying the military facilities of this organization.

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