...On July 23, Hamas had continued firing from the hospital. The IDF made an additional warning call on that day; audio from the call confirms that the hospital was closed and that no medical staff or patients were in the building.
03 September '14..
Jonathan Miller gives the Hamas terrorists version of events at Wafa Hospital in Gaza instead of reporting what really happened.
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Miller's video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B40CXWq6U9M
IDF Footage: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VM1F9oP80kc
From the IDF Blog:
Wafa Hospital: A Hamas Command Center and Rocket-Launching Site
Hamas transformed Wafa Hospital, a civilian building in the Shuja’iya neighborhood of Gaza City, into a command center, rocket-launching site, observation point, sniper’s post, weapons storage facility, cover for tunnel infrastructure, and a general base for attacks against Israel and IDF forces. Hamas repeatedly opened fire from hospital windows and used anti-tank missiles from the premises. Hamas deliberately and cynically turned the hospital into a legitimate military target.
In response to threat that this posed to IDF forces, the IDF repeatedly conveyed warnings to the hospital staff, Palestinian officials, and international aid organizations, including the World Health Organization, requesting that they act in order to stop the hospital from being used for military purposes, and warning that the IDF will be forced to act if these activities continue. When Hamas’ activities did not cease, already in the first week of the operation, the IDF repeatedly spoke with all of the relevant parties and warned all civilians to leave.
On July 23, Hamas had continued firing from the hospital. The IDF made an additional warning call on that day; audio from the call confirms that the hospital was closed and that no medical staff or patients were in the building.
After confirming that no civilians were present, the IDF attacked the compound and the terrorists within the hospital grounds, in order to remove the threat posed to IDF forces. Secondary explosions can be seen, confirming IDF intelligence about the site.
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