Quantcast

Jewish Journal

Netanyahu says Israel has proof Hamas is behind kidnapping of teens

by Eyder Peralta, NPR

June 23, 2014 | 5:04 pm

<em>Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivers a statement regarding an operation to locate three missing Israeli teenagers near Hebron on June 19. Photo by Jim Hollander/Reuters</em>

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivers a statement regarding an operation to locate three missing Israeli teenagers near Hebron on June 19. Photo by Jim Hollander/Reuters

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says they "have a lot" of proof that Hamas is behind the kidnapping of three Israeli teens, which includes one dual U.S.-Israeli citizen.

"We've pretty much figured out who are the kidnappers," Netanyahu said during an interview with NPR's Morning Edition. "The actual perpetrators, the supporters, the command structure and there's no question — these are members of Hamas. We've passed some of that information to the U.S. government and others. We'll make it public as soon as the investigation enables us to do that. Our — my number one goal right now is to bring back our three kidnapped boys."

Read more on NPR.com.

{--Tracker Pixel for Entry--}

COMMENTS

We welcome your feedback.

Privacy Policy
Your information will not be shared or sold without your consent. Get all the details.

Terms of Service
JewishJournal.com has rules for its commenting community.Get all the details.

Publication
JewishJournal.com reserves the right to use your comment in our weekly print publication.

ADVERTISEMENT
PUT YOUR AD HERE