Hamas leader during rocket launches from Gaza: "We won’t stop the bombings"
Text posted on the official Fatah Facebook page
Posted text: “[Hamas co-founder Mahmoud] Al-Zahar: ‘We won’t stop the bombings. We have cancelled the equation of ‘calm in exchange for calm’!”
May 2019 Gaza rocket attacks – The Hamas and Islamic Jihad terrorist organizations in Gaza launched a rocket barrage on Israeli civilian population centers on May 4, 2019, firing more than 700 rockets and murdering 4 Israelis in the course of two days. Israel responded by striking terror targets; 23 Gazans, many of them terrorists, were killed during the exchange of fire. On May 6 a ceasefire agreement was reached between Israel and Hamas.