The Israel Defense Forces announce that they have achieved the objectives of the operation, for Hamas Tel Aviv “failed and was defeated”
The troops of the Israel Defense Forces (idf) have completely withdrawn from the Jenin refugee camp, in the northern West Bank, explaining that they have achieved the objectives of the operation. This was stated this morning by the IDF spokesman, General Daniel Hagari. The Palestinian group of Meanwhile, Hamas fired five rockets into southern Israel this morning and the IDF responded by hitting several targets across the Gaza Strip. After the withdrawal from the Jenin refugee camp, Hamas political bureau chief Ismail Haniyeh condemned Israel’s operation in Jenin as a failure.
“Israel failed and was defeated in Jenin,” Haniyeh said, according to Maariv. Despite the numerous losses suffered in Jenin, Haniyeh said this “taught a lesson to the enemy and caused them to suffer heavy losses”.