GAZA, Palestinian Territory – A spokesman for the armed wing of Gaza‘s ruling Hamas has unveiled the group’s findings into an Israeli intelligence mission that went awry, saying it aimed to put in gadgets to observe Hamas’ communications.
In a televised assertion Saturday, Qassam Brigades spokesman Abu Obaida stated the 15-member undercover pressure infiltrated Gaza underneath the quilt of fog, planning to put in telecom gear to wiretap Hamas’ landline communications community. He confirmed nonetheless photographs of instruments, together with drills and machine saws, however supplied no additional supporting proof.
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The botched raid in November sparked the heaviest cross-border violence between Israel and Gaza militants since a 2014 struggle.
Hamas members stopped the pressure in a civilian automotive at a checkpoint, prompting a gunfire struggle that killed two militants and a pressure member.
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