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Netanyahu orders Gaza operation to continue — PM’s office

Prime Minister Netanyahu holds consultations on the fighting in Gaza at an unspecified security facility in central Israel, his office says.

Netanyahu is accompanied by National Security Adviser Meir Ben-Shabbat and Shin Bet chief Nadav Argaman. Defense Minister Naftali Bennett and IDF Chief of Staff Aviv Kohavi are consulted by phone.

“The prime minister ordered the continuation of the operation against terror organizations in Gaza,” a statement from Netanyahu’s office says.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Shin Bet chief Nadav Argaman (2nd-R) and National Security Adviser Meir Ben-Shabbat hold consultations on fighting in the Gaza Strip at an unspecified security facility in central Israel, February 24, 2020. (Government Press Office)

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