Tel Aviv: In a resolute statement, Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu declared that Israel will continue its war until all of its goals are achieved. Netanyahu stressed the necessity of maintaining the ground incursion as an essential component in achieving these objectives.
Addressing a press conference in Tel Aviv on Saturday, Netanyahu asserted, “We will continue the war until we achieve all of its goals, and it is impossible to achieve these goals without continuing the ground incursion. The ground incursion was essential in order to bring about the results up to now, and it is necessary to bring about future results.”
Netanyahu highlighted the challenging nature of the conflict, describing it as a “difficult and bitter war.” Despite the challenges, he expressed confidence in Israel’s ultimate victory, according to the Israel Prime Minister’s Office.
In discussing negotiations for hostage releases, Netanyahu commended the efforts of the negotiating team, the Israeli Defence Forces (IDF), and the Israel Security Agency (ISA). He noted regular communication with the White House and described the ongoing efforts as “productive.”
Netanyahu revealed that he had instructed the IDF to intensify fighting with increased force starting on November 30. He reported the destruction of over 400 Hamas terrorist targets within the past 24 hours. Additionally, he outlined extensive aerial attacks in Khan Yunis and the elimination of terrorists and infrastructure in Beit Lahiya.