Gaza (QNN)- Abu Ubaida, spokesperson for Al Qassam brigades, Hamas’ military wing, said Wednesday that Israeli soldiers, who have been held by the resistance in Gaza, “were directly hit during the Israeli aggression on Gaza in 2019”.
“We are now announcing a truth that we’ve been hiding since the May 2019 aggression on Gaza: when the occupation struck civilian and security buildings in addition to other locations, some of the enemy’s prisoners were directly hit. We reserve disclosing their fate at this point”.
“In the light of Netanyahu’s big scheme, deceiving his own zionist audience by working to release a drug suspect from Russian jails while, at the same time, leaving his soldiers, who were sent by him in 2014 aggression on Gaza, to face an unknown fate”, he added.
He also stressed that “we promise our valiant prisoners to do everything we can to release them by all means”.
Al Qassam brigades arrested Israeli soldiers during the Israeli aggression on Gaza in 2014. The Israeli aggression resulted in 2174 Palestinian martyrs, including 430 children and 302 women. 10870 Palestinians were also wounded during the war, in which the occupation state committed crimes that amount to war crimes according to several reports by international human rights organizations.