Tehran [Iran], October 7 : A senior advisor to Iran’s Supreme Chief Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has expressed assist for the ‘shock assault’ launched by Hamas towards Israel calling it a “proud operation”, The Instances of Israel reported.
“We assist the proud operation of Al-Aqsa Flood,” The Instances of Israel quoted Yahya Rahim Safavi as saying citing ISNA information company.
“We assist this operation, and we’re positive that the resistance entrance additionally helps this challenge,” says Safavi, who’s a senior basic within the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps. He additionally expressed backing for the Palestinian terrorists “till the liberation of Palestine and Jerusalem”.
This comes after a barrage of rockets slammed into southern and central Israel after Hamas launched a shock assault on Saturday morning.
In keeping with the most recent updates, at the very least 100 folks have been killed and over 900 persons are injured, The Instances of Israel reported, in line with The Instances of Israel.
Iran’s overseas ministry spokesman Nasser Kanani have additionally hailed the Hamas rocket assault stating that the day marks a “new web page” of their “resistance towards occupiers”.
“Right now’s operation marked a brand new web page within the subject of resistance and armed operations towards the occupiers,” Kanani mentioned.
He added, “The resistance has to this point achieved sensible victories throughout this operation, and this can be a vivid spot within the historical past of the Palestinian folks’s battle towards the Zionists.”
Earlier within the day, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, in a strongly worded response, pressured that the nation’s focus is on restoring safety and to precise an “immense value from the enemy”.
Addressing the Safety Cupboard assembly in Israel, Netanyahu additional known as on the residents to unite for “victory” within the struggle.
“Since this morning, the State of Israel has been at struggle. Our first goal is to filter out the hostile forces that infiltrated our territory and restore safety and quiet to the communities which have been attacked. The second goal, on the similar time, is to precise an immense value from the enemy, throughout the Gaza Strip as nicely. The third goal is to strengthen different fronts in order that no person ought to mistakenly be a part of this struggle,” Netanyahu mentioned on the assembly.
He added, “We’re at struggle. In struggle, one must be level-headed. I name on all residents of Israel to unite with a purpose to obtain our highest objective, victory within the struggle”.
Israel has already declared a state of struggle within the nation after infiltration by Hamas fighters and missile assaults from Gaza. The Israel Defence Forces launched operation ‘Iron Swords’ in response to Hamas’s shock assault on Israel, the Instances of Israel reported. IDF is placing Hamas targets in Gaza.
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