By establishing facilities in Egypt, group aims to protect its assets as it believes Israel won’t strike targets inside Egypt.
Hamas has established forward bases and rocket production facilities in the Sinai Peninsula in an effort to protect them from Israeli air strikes, The Jerusalem Post has learned.
By establishing the facilities in Egypt, Hamas aims to protect its assets since it believes Israel will not strike targets inside Egypt due to the affect it would have on bilateral relations.
Israel has called on Cairo to increase its efforts to restore order in Sinai and to prevent attacks, but the Egyptian military has held back from dismantling the Hamas infrastructure in the peninsula.
Source: Jerusalem Post
The Egyptians might have forgotten, that the Israel army crossed the Suez Canal in 1967 and 1973.
This is the plague with which the LORD will strike all the nations that fought against Jerusalem: Their flesh will rot while they are still standing on their feet, their eyes will rot in their sockets, and their tongues will rot in their mouths.
If there had been no pressure from the United States, the IDF could have rounded up all the war criminals in Cairo.
Egypt should not take Israeli restraint as a sign of weakness. If the Egyptian let Islamic terrorists operate in the Sinai, Israel has the right to claim that the Camp David peace agreement has been broken. In regards to International Law, Israel will have the right to enter the Sinai desert, and remove whatever hostile forces that operates from there.
The Arabs seems to never learn from their past failures. God of the Bible is capable of finishing off the enemies of mankind and the truth.
A new buffer zone in Sinai might be needed, to teach the Egyptian yet another lesson.
First published 13.12.2011.
Written by Ivar