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Elkin: Last Time We Listened to the US, Hamas Took Over

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) attends a Foreign Affairs and Defense committee meeting, with Committee head, Ze'ev Elkin.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) attends a Foreign Affairs and Defense committee meeting, with Committee head, Ze'ev Elkin.
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MK Ze’ev Elkin, the head of the Knesset’s Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee, said in a YNet interview,

“The international pressure is starting. Last time we listened to the Americans, and we let Hamas participate in the elections. [Then] Hamas took over all of Gaza, and we got terrorism in return. Hamas is a terror organization, just like Al-Qaida, and therefore there is nothing to talk about regarding negotiations.”

Elkin added, “That Hamas is still firing means they aren’t yet deterred, and they haven’t yet reached their breaking point.”

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95 Responses to “Elkin: Last Time We Listened to the US, Hamas Took Over”

  1. I agree with Elkin 100%

  2. I agree with Elkin 100%

  3. Do not listen to Obama and Kerry. They stabbed you at the back.

  4. Mike Burke says:

    The sooner Israel switches allies to China, the better off she will be.

  5. Mike Burke says:

    The sooner Israel switches allies to China, the better off she will be.

  6. I am not sure if you ARE SARCASTIC OR JUST WEIRD, but I am going to answer you anway…You see only one owl was hurt because the Israelis INVESTED IN THE IRON DOME precisely to protect its people …EVEN the owls….You cannot be sarcastic about Israelis being MORE intelligent in investing in ANTI terrorisme stuff to save their citizens AND OWLS!

  7. I am not sure if you ARE SARCASTIC OR JUST WEIRD, but I am going to answer you anway…You see only one owl was hurt because the Israelis INVESTED IN THE IRON DOME precisely to protect its people …EVEN the owls….You cannot be sarcastic about Israelis being MORE intelligent in investing in ANTI terrorisme stuff to save their citizens AND OWLS!

  8. I am not sure if you ARE SARCASTIC OR JUST WEIRD, but I am going to answer you anway…You see only one owl was hurt because the Israelis INVESTED IN THE IRON DOME precisely to protect its people …EVEN the owls….You cannot be sarcastic about Israelis being MORE intelligent in investing in ANTI terrorisme stuff to save their citizens AND OWLS!

  9. I am not sure if you ARE SARCASTIC OR JUST WEIRD, but I am going to answer you anway…You see only one owl was hurt because the Israelis INVESTED IN THE IRON DOME precisely to protect its people …EVEN the owls….You cannot be sarcastic about Israelis being MORE intelligent in investing in ANTI terrorisme stuff to save their citizens AND OWLS!

  10. then why listen as if one is bassal of the other?

  11. then why listen as if one is bassal of the other?

  12. Elkin said the truth !!

  13. Elkin said the truth !!

  14. Elkin said the truth !!

  15. Elkin said the truth !!

  16. Mark Powers says:

    So please don’t listen to the idiot in the White House, or his lackey again.

  17. Mark Powers says:

    So please don’t listen to the idiot in the White House, or his lackey again.

  18. Mark Powers says:

    So please don’t listen to the idiot in the White House, or his lackey again.

  19. Mark Powers says:

    So please don’t listen to the idiot in the White House, or his lackey again.

  20. We need a cease fire from that muslim in the White House, Husein Obama.
    He along with his sidekick Kerry along with the immoral EU & Useless Nations can all go to hell, we will not commit collective suicide just to please them. Bibi stay strong & finish the job, our brave soldiers who gave their lives for Israel can not have died in vain.
    Bibi we’re behind you 100% !

  21. We need a cease fire from that muslim in the White House, Husein Obama.
    He along with his sidekick Kerry along with the immoral EU & Useless Nations can all go to hell, we will not commit collective suicide just to please them. Bibi stay strong & finish the job, our brave soldiers who gave their lives for Israel can not have died in vain.
    Bibi we’re behind you 100% !

  22. We need a cease fire from that muslim in the White House, Husein Obama.
    He along with his sidekick Kerry along with the immoral EU & Useless Nations can all go to hell, we will not commit collective suicide just to please them. Bibi stay strong & finish the job, our brave soldiers who gave their lives for Israel can not have died in vain.
    Bibi we’re behind you 100% !

  23. We need a cease fire from that muslim in the White House, Husein Obama.
    He along with his sidekick Kerry along with the immoral EU & Useless Nations can all go to hell, we will not commit collective suicide just to please them. Bibi stay strong & finish the job, our brave soldiers who gave their lives for Israel can not have died in vain.
    Bibi we’re behind you 100% !

  24. Barry is only “helper” for PJ Benyamin. And so far is is only stumbling in PM Way

  25. Barry is only “helper” for PJ Benyamin. And so far is is only stumbling in PM Way

  26. Barry is only “helper” for PJ Benyamin. And so far is is only stumbling in PM Way

  27. Barry is only “helper” for PJ Benyamin. And so far is is only stumbling in PM Way

  28. tell the US to beggar off and fix their own problems

  29. tell the US to beggar off and fix their own problems

  30. tell the US to beggar off and fix their own problems

  31. tell the US to beggar off and fix their own problems

  32. The only way to negotiate with Palestinuans is from a position of power (upper hand). Otherwise, they will play the bravado game, while hiding behind their women and children. No ceasefire for Gaza without a demilitarized Hamas!

  33. JacquesDaniel, do not trust Obama he has been Pro Arabs, and let them DO. they are Killing Christians, Burning Churches. He does not move. Israel should foget the U S A. Look for New Alies and friends.

  34. Chuck Dawson says:

    Have no faith in the Obama-led U.S. Their world vision is skewed and they are without wisdom or vision.

  35. Brother of obama member of terrorist

  36. Delta Kilo says:

    The US diplomacy in Iraq is now the best in the world.!!

  37. Delta Kilo says:

    The US diplomacy in Iraq is now the best in the world.!!

  38. George Riesz says:

    I agree there is no talking to them finish them or else more issues will come up and no more territory give away.

  39. George Riesz says:

    I agree there is no talking to them finish them or else more issues will come up and no more territory give away.

  40. Obama is clueless. Ignore him.

  41. The least time we listened to the USA on Gaza we got a cease fire of about a year and a half.

  42. The least time we listened to the USA on Gaza we got a cease fire of about a year and a half.

  43. The least time we listened to the USA on Gaza we got a cease fire of about a year and a half.

  44. Sorry to say, it doesn’t look like the US has our back these days.

  45. Sorry to say, it doesn’t look like the US has our back these days.

  46. Sorry to say, it doesn’t look like the US has our back these days.

  47. America and Israel are engaged in a global war against the same enemy. Obama and his allies either innocently fail to recognize the obvious, or they are Quislings.

  48. America and Israel are engaged in a global war against the same enemy. Obama and his allies either innocently fail to recognize the obvious, or they are Quislings.

  49. America and Israel are engaged in a global war against the same enemy. Obama and his allies either innocently fail to recognize the obvious, or they are Quislings.

  50. NO NEGOTIATION WITH TERRORISTS!

  51. NO NEGOTIATION WITH TERRORISTS!

  52. NO NEGOTIATION WITH TERRORISTS!

  53. Christians United for Israel (CUFI)

  54. Christians United for Israel (CUFI)

  55. Christians United for Israel (CUFI)

  56. Israel should do what’s right for Israel ….period.

  57. End your job. Israel GOD and our blessing is with you!

  58. Skid Marks says:

    DO NOT TRUST OBAMA OR HIS UNDERLINGS LIKE KERRY. THEY ARE HATERS OF ISRAEL AND HATERS OF ALL JEWS

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