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  8/8/2014, Av 12, 5774

Netanyahu: Hamas is Responsible for Civilian Deaths


Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu met on Thursday met with International Committee of the Red Cross Peter Maurer, who is visiting the region.

The two discussed the recent Israeli operation in Gaza, and Netanyahu stressed that Israel regretted any civilian deaths in the conflict. At the same time he stressed that Hamas was responsible for any civilian deaths due to its use of civilians as human shields.