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BBC Asks Why IDF Didn’t Warn Gazans on Secret Raid:ILH staff, Israel Hayom, June 8, 2024 — Former IDF spokesperson Jonathan Conricus pushed back against a suggestion by BBC news anchor Helena Humphrey Sunday after she said the Israeli military should have given Palestinians advance warning on Saturday’s hostage rescue operation.

EU’s Foreign Minister, Countries Around World, Condemn Rescue Op As ‘Massacre, Bloodbath’:  Itamar Eichner, Ynet News, June 9, 2023 — The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the European Union, Josep Borrell, on Saturday night condemned Israel for the attacks on Nuseirat in central Gaza, which took place while the four hostages were rescued from Hamas captivity.
WATCH:  Escape from Hamas:  What Israel’s Hostage Rescue Tells You About Gaza Caroline B. Glick, JNS, June 9, 2024

‘At the Level of Entebbe’:  Yaakov Lappin, JNS, June 9, 2024
Jubilant Over the Hostage Rescue, Netanyahu Knows More Difficult Times Lie Ahead Amir Bar Shalom, Times of Israel, June 9, 2024
The World Doesn’t Get to Choose How Israel Rescues Its Hostages – Analysis:  Herb Keinon, Jerusalem Post, June 9, 2024
The Biggest Media Scandal of the Era Has ArrivedSeth Mandel, Commentary Magazine, June 7, 2024


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Hamas Launches New Psychological Warfare Attempt Alleging Israel Killed Three Hostages – Report:  Jerusalem Post staff, Ohad Merlin, Jerusalem Post, June 9, 2024 — The Hamas armed wing announced on Sunday that three Israeli hostages were killed, including a US citizen, during the Israel hostage freeing operation in Gaza on Saturday.

U.S. Intelligence Helped Israel Rescue Four Hostages in Gaza Julian E. Barnes, Ronen Bergman and Michael D. Shear, NY Times, June 8, 2024 — The U.S. provided intelligence on the hostages before Israel’s successful rescue operation Saturday, according to American and Israeli officials briefed on the assistance.
Report: Former Hostage Noa Argamani Held Captive in Al-Jazeera Cameraman’s House Adi Nirman, Israel Hayom, June 9, 2024 — According to a report by the Arab media, former Israeli hostage Noa Argamni, who was rescued in a daring raid by the National Counter-Terrorism Unit on Saturday, was apparently held captive for 8 months in an Al-Jazeera cameraman’s house.
‘Associated Press’ Blasts Own Reporting on Hamas Casualty Statistics:  Andrew Bernard, JNS, June 7, 2024 — The Associated Press released a report on Friday undercutting its own reporting of Hamas’s claim that more than two-thirds of the Palestinian casualties in Gaza have been women and children.
Gaza War: Hamas Leader Demands Full End to Conflict in Blow to Biden Plan:  Nidal Al-Mughrabi and Dan Williams, Reuters, June 5, 2024 — The leader of Hamas said on Wednesday the group would demand a permanent end to the war in Gaza and Israeli withdrawal as part of a ceasefire plan, dealing an apparent blow to a truce proposal touted last week by U.S. President Joe Biden.

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