Israeli military ready to hit Gaza | world | Hindustan Times
Today in New Delhi, India
Jan 22, 2017-Sunday
-°C
New Delhi
  • Humidity
    -
  • Wind
    -

Israeli military ready to hit Gaza

world Updated: Nov 03, 2011 00:46 IST
AP
Highlight Story

Israel has authorised its military to take all necessary steps to stop rocket fire from Gaza, including a ground operation, an Israeli military official said, as Egypt worked on a truce and said Israel had agreed to delay stepping up its response.

The Israeli government decision fell well short of ordering tanks to roll into Gaza, and it appeared unlikely that would happen as rocket fire stopped on Tuesday.

<