Free Republic
Browse · Search
Topics · Post Article

Skip to comments.

IDF Reveals Hamas in Turkey Likely Behind Kidnapping
INN ^ | 6/19/2014, 8:20 PM | Ari Yashar

Posted on 06/19/2014 4:40:17 PM PDT by Olog-hai

A senior IDF source said Thursday that the search for the three Israeli teens kidnapped by Hamas terrorists last Thursday suggests that Hamas leadership abroad, and particularly in Turkey, is behind the abduction.

The source told Walla! that in particular Salah al-Arouri, a Hamas leader living in Turkey, has been a key source behind terror attacks in Judea and Samaria in recent years.

Reports last December revealed that Turkey has replaced Iran as the leading financial backer of Hamas since 2012; Turkey is the only NATO member to recognize Hamas. According to the reports, Ankara has hosted a Hamas presence, led by al-Arouri, which facilitates operations and cash transfers, mostly to Judea and Samaria. …

(Excerpt) Read more at ...

TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; Israel; News/Current Events; Russia; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: agitprop; antisemitism; antizionism; hamas; iran; israel; kidnapping; lebanon; palestinians; rop; russia; turkey; waronterror; yeshivastudents

1 posted on 06/19/2014 4:40:17 PM PDT by Olog-hai
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | View Replies]

Comment #2 Removed by Moderator

To: Olog-hai

There have been over 400 attempts to kidnap Israelis, sooner or later they were going to get one.....I am pretty sure the Israelis have a contingency plan SUPER READY.

3 posted on 06/19/2014 7:47:23 PM PDT by TomasUSMC (FIGHT LIKE WW2, WIN LIKE WW2. FIGHT LIKE NAM, FINISH LIKE NAM.)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies]

Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.

Free Republic
Browse · Search
Topics · Post Article

FreeRepublic, LLC, PO BOX 9771, FRESNO, CA 93794 is powered by software copyright 2000-2008 John Robinson