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November 15, 2012 3:59 am

IDF Disperses Warning Leaflets Over Gaza Strip, in Effort to Limit Civilian Casualties (VIDEO)

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A picture of one of the leaflets dropped in Gaza. Photo: IDF.

Thursday November 15, 2012 – the IDF dispersed leaflets above several locations in the Gaza Strip to warn local residents to stay away from members of Hamas, and other terror organizations’ and facilities which may pose a risk to their safety.

The leaflets state:

“Important announcement for the residents of the Gaza Strip:

For your own safety, take responsibility for yourselves and avoid being present in the vicinity of Hamas operatives and facilities and those of other terror organizations that pose a risk to your safety.

Hamas is once again dragging the region to violence and bloodshed. The IDF is determined to defend the residents of the State of Israel. This announcement is valid until quiet is restored to the region. Israel Defense Forces Command.”

The leaflets stress that Hamas is dragging the region toward violence, and that the IDF is prepared to defend the residents of the State of Israel until quiet is restored to the region.

Military Sources report that a similar message was also transferred via liaison channels.

A video of the IDF dropping the leaflets over Khan Yunes can be viewed below.

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  • Lawrence Kulak

    Israel should not be overindulging the enemy. How can you kiss Gaza residents at the same time they are kissing Hamas? Don’t put on shows for the world because then you get condemned more! Gaza residents must be trained to know what to expect because they are the ones who restrain and/or incite Hamas operatives. If you eliminate their fear and protect them they will go on supporting the terror networks and it will not matter how any terrorists leaders are taken out. They will all be replaced by the ‘good people of Gaza’ who Israel is foosishly protecting. Question: from amongst whose ranks did the slaughterer of the Cohen family come? Answer: From the receiveers of leaflets.

  • Torah tells us that we should send the warning which will give them the chance to make peace instead.

    I am thinking that perhaps those arabs dont read arabic and maybe the leaflets should be printed in chinese.

    Just maybe there would be a better chance.

    Just a thought afterall leaflets have been dropped about 6 different times before… try chinese

    • Lawrence Kulak

      nice try friend, but once rockets start coming our way it is a little too late to talk peace. You might want to think your idiotic comments through a little more before trying to falsify what the Torah states.