Jihadists Firing from Residential Zones, Proud of It
[Israel National News] Terrorists from the Islamic Jihad
...created after many members of the Egyptian Moslem Brotherhood decided the organization was becoming too moderate. Operations were conducted out of Egypt until 1981 when the group was exiled after the liquidation of President Anwar Sadat. They worked out of Gaza until they were exiled to Lebanon in 1987, where they clove tightly to Hezbollah. In 1989 they moved to Damascus, where they remain a subsidiary of Hezbollah...
's Al-Quds Brigades in Gazoo are firing rockets at Israel from within urban residential areas, and publicizing the fact.
A video uploaded Wednesday to the official Al-Quds channel asserts the repeated and unapologetic use of the "human shield" tactics used by terror organizations in the area. Such methods intentionally endanger the civilian population and deliberately create a terrorist haven amid apartment buildings, schools and playgrounds.
The Al-Quds Brigades grabbed credit for attacks on southern Israel, saying "those attacks come within the framework of an initial response to the Israeli attacks against unarmed civilians, east of Gazoo, which led to the death of four Paleostinians and maimed 30 others."
More than 200 rockets have been fired from Gazoo in the last 24 hours, killing three people and injuring two others in the southern Jewish community of Kiryat Malachi.
Israel launched Operation Pillar of Defense on Wednesday in an effort to root out terrorist infrastructures and put an end to the barrage of missile attacks crashing down on Israeli citizens.
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