Beersheba residents against truce: We've had enough - Israel News, Ynetnews
 
ynetnews
web


   Israel News

Israel News
World News
Israel Opinion
Jewish
Israel Business
Israel Culture
Israel Travel
Rocket Fire

Protest in Beersheba Photo: Ran Boker
Protest in Beersheba Photo: Ran Boker
 
 

Beersheba residents against truce: We've had enough

Dozens urge government to reject Egypt-brokered truce ceasefire proposal, chant 'we want Hamas eliminated'

Ran Boker
Published: 11.20.12, 22:24 / Israel News

Some 100 people demonstrated in Beersheba Tuesday night and called on the government not to sign a ceasefire agreement with Hamas.

 

Related articles:

 

The protesters waved Israeli flags and chanted "The people are sick and tired of living with Hamas," "Bibi, wake up, Hamas is shooting even more" and "The people want Hamas eliminated."

 

'Wake up, Bibi.' Protest in Beersheba (Photo: Ran Boker)
'Wake up, Bibi.' Protest in Beersheba (Photo: Ran Boker)
 

 

Some of the demonstrators urged Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to authorize a ground offensive in Gaza. "I do not fear a ground offensive, even though my brother serves in the army and is currently on the border with Gaza," one of them said.

 

Tomer Vaknin, who helped organize the demonstration, said "we are not willing to go on living this way. There is a sense that people are accepting the situation, and we can't have that."

 

Twenty rockets were fired toward Beersheba in four separate barrages Tuesday morning. A building in the city sustained a direct hit, another rocket damaged a bus and a third projectile caused damaged to vehicles and buildings. There were no reports of injury in the attacks.

 

 

commentcomment   PrintPrint  Send to friendSend to friend   
Tag with Del.icio.us Bookmark to del.icio.us



 
10 Talkbacks for this article    See all talkbacks
Please wait for the talkbacks to load

 

RSS RSS | About | Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Terms of use | Advertise with us | Site Map

Site developed by  YIT Advanced Technology Solutions

 
פיקוד העורף התרעה במרחב:
    רשימת יישובים במרחב