Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman strongly opposed allowing representatives of the terrorist organizations – Hamas and Islamic Jihad to enter the security zone on the border with the Gaza strip to search for bodies of militants, covered in the IDF exploded a tunnel.
About this edition NEWSru.co.il reported on 2 November. Today received an additional comment from the press service of the party «Israel Our home».
«The defense Minister is convinced that the decision should be taken by the political leadership, and not on the legal level. Avigdor Lieberman stressed that, in any event, this question will be considered at a meeting of the security Cabinet, – is spoken in the message. – Thus the Minister of defence reacted to the conclusion of the legal adviser of the government of Aviha Mandelblit, in accordance with which Israel should allow Hamas and Islamic Jihad to undermine the area of Kissufim tunnel, so that they could search the bodies of the terrorists.»
On 2 November, the coordinator of government activities in the territories General Yoav (Poly) Mordechai said that Israel will not allow you to search for the missing in the explosion of a tunnel militants until progress has been made in the case of the return of the bodies of the dead IDF soldiers and Israeli citizens, held in the Gaza strip.