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  7/4/2014, Tammuz 6, 5774

Maj. Gen. Mordechai: Quiet Will be Answered with Quiet

Israel's Coordinator of Government Activities in Judea, Samaria and Gaza (COGAT), Maj. Gen. Yoav Mordechai, said on Thursday that Israel places responsibility on Hamas for the recent escalation in both Gaza and Judea and Samaria.

Speaking to the Ma’an news agency, Mordechai said that the IDF has made clear to Hamas said that if the rocket fire continues, there will be an Israeli military response, but stressed that "quiet will be answered with quiet.”