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  7/4/2014, Tammuz 6, 5774

Intelligence Minister Says Gaza Operation is 'Inevitable'

The Israel Defense Forces are continuing preparations for a possible extensive operation in Gaza, Intelligence Minister Yuval Steinitz stated Friday - remarking that such an operation is inevitable.

Interviewed on IDF Radio, Steinitz said, "Gaza is, indeed, growing an army with artillery." He added, "We should try to choose the timing [of an operation] and not have our enemies choose the timing."