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Hamas’ Terror Tunnels

Hamas invests in its terrorist infrastructure instead of civil infrastructure for Gaza's residents.

Construction materials meant for Palestinians routinely enter Gaza from Israel. To be exact, 4,680 trucks carrying 181 thousand tons of gravel, iron, cement, wood and other supplies have passed through the Kerem Shalom crossing since the beginning of 2014.

Imagine what Hamas could build with these resources instead of tunnels. Hundreds of homes and civilian structures for the residents of Gaza go unbuilt while the underground terror network continues to expand.

Hamas’ first priority is killing Jews. The people of Gaza and the people of Israel suffer because of this. According to The Institute for Palestine Studies Hamas killed 160 Arab children while building these tunnels.

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Visitor Comments: 6

(3) Anonymous, July 30, 2014 9:17 PM

Activities effect our everyday life

This kind of thing affects us all, around the world. People think there life is peaceful, and try to ignore the reality, of what goes on. What tragedy has to be, before people finally act

(2) Ben, July 30, 2014 1:14 PM


I have a good question. Tunnels are not a one-way street. If the tunnels are already built and are lost to the enemy anyway, instead of destroying the tunnels why not simply confiscate them and use them as a handy tool for the IDF to enter and monitor Gaza?

This will also have the effect of legitimizing retaking parts of Eretz Yisrael instead of giving up on them, since in the final status they will belong to us anyway.

Malkiel, August 2, 2014 1:23 PM


you can only confiscate the tunnels once you have won the war ,not before.

(1) Antonio Perez, July 29, 2014 4:05 PM

The world needs to know about this

This is the truth about Hamas. They DO NOT want peace. If Israel were to become Palestine, the next target would be Europe. Why don't these people get this? It's easier to curse the darkness than to turn on a light.

Anonymous, July 29, 2014 8:31 PM


I saw the devastation in Gaza on CNN. Someone asked me if I felt bad for them. I said it looked like Europe after wwII. . Did they care that millions of people were killed for no reason? Did they care that nothing was left standing? NO! They sided with the Nazis.
As Antonio said, THEY DO NOT WANT PEACE. THEY WILL NEVER WANT PEACE. The destruction of Israel is their goal. They will die doing it. They will NEVER GIVE UP. We need to pray and pray and beg Hashem to send us a salvation

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