MANILA, Philippines — Israeli Ambassador to the Philippines Ilan Fluss on Tuesday said Israel is not occupying Gaza, adding that the ongoing war is with militant group Hamas and not the Palestinian people.
In a statement, Fluss said the international community must “take decisive action” against Hamas and designate it as a terror organization.
“The founding charter of Hamas, advocating for Israel’s destruction and the murder of all Jews from all over the world, aligns with a modern Nazi regime. Rejecting peace negotiations, Hamas perpetuates an endless cycle of violence and bloodshed,” said Fluss.
“Contrary to misconception…
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