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  7/24/2014, Tammuz 26, 5774

US State Dept.: Hamas Has Rockets that Could Reach Airport

Deputy spokesperson for the United States State Department, Marie Harf, said on Wednesday that Hamas possesses rockets capable of hitting Ben Gurion International Airport, although their precision capabilities are limited.

Harf indicated that the State Department has no evidence that Hamas is in possession of anti-aircraft missiles, “Such as those which downed the Malaysian plane over the Ukraine.”