Hamas’ military wing raises level of alert to defend Palestinians
10 February, 18
Hamas’ military wing, Al-Qassam Brigades, announced on Saturday evening
rising level of alert to defend the Palestinian people from any Israeli
On his twitter account, Al-Qassam Spokesman, Abu-Obeida, said: “The Brigades
have raised the level of alert to protect our people and respond to any
Zionist aggression in the light of the ongoing events taking place in
northern occupied Palestine."
The Israeli occupation army announced early Saturday morning that two
Israeli pilots were injured –one of them seriously – after their F-16
fighter jet was shot down by Syrian forces in Galilee.
Commenting on the incident of the Israeli fighter, Hamas Spokesman Fawzi
Barhoum said: “This is a natural response to the continuous Israeli
aggression on the Syrian lands.”
He added: “It is the right for all nations to defend their lands and their
own security and stability in case they were targeted by any occupation.”