Whereas the UN has been crying humanitarian disaster in Gaza after Israel’s army operations, Tel Aviv has lambasted the worldwide physique, saying that its humanitarian support was utilized by Hamas throughout its assault on Israel on 7 October.
In a submit on X, previously Twitter, the Israel Defence Forces (IDF) stated United Nations Worldwide Kids’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) first support kits had been utilized by Hamas terrorists throughout their assault on Israeli cities on October 7.
“Humanitarian aid for the purpose of terrorism,” stated IDF because it shared the photographs of the primary support kits that Hamas used throughout their raids on Israel.
One of many footage exhibits the UNICEF first support package mendacity on the bottom across the websites of the Hamas assault in southern Gaza.
One other image exhibits a UNICEF first support package hanging at a car which most likely was utilized by Hamas within the assault.
Humanitarian support for the aim of terrorism:@UNICEF first support kits had been utilized by Hamas jihadists throughout their raid on Israeli cities on October 7–the place over 1,300 Israelis had been murdered, 1000’s extra had been wounded. pic.twitter.com/fzEsg86S3D
— Israel Protection Forces (@IDF) October 15, 2023
The photographs had been shared by IDF hours forward of UN support chief Martin Griffiths’ announcement that he could be travelling to the Center East to assist negotiations on getting support into the blockaded Gaza Strip.
“I shall be going myself tomorrow (Tuesday, October 11) to the region to try to help in the negotiations, to try to bear witness and to express solidarity with the extraordinary courage of the many thousands of aid workers who have stayed the course and who are still there helping the people in Gaza and in the West Bank,” he stated in a press release.
Earlier within the day, United Nations Secretary-Basic Antonio Guterres stated: “To Israel, rapid and unimpeded access for humanitarian aid must be granted for the sake of the civilians in Gaza.”
The Israeli army stated Hamas and different Palestinian terrorists are holding 199 hostages in Gaza, greater than earlier estimates. Rear Adm. Daniel Hagari, a army spokesman, stated on Monday that the households have been notified. He didn’t specify whether or not that quantity contains foreigners, or say who’s holding them. Most are believed to be held by the Hamas militant group, which guidelines Gaza.
With inputs from businesses