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2014 Gaza Conflict Hamas Israel

Threatens escalation

9 Aug, 2014

Hamas threatens a ‘major escalation’ in the 2014 Gaza conflict after both sides resume fire after the 72-hour ceasefire expires, raising concern that violence could re-escalate to its levels prior to the ceasefire. Hamas deputy information minister Ihab al-Ghussein:

If on [Sunday] we have no response to our demands, our defensive measures will be intensified.