Report: Israel Admits Lack of Clear Strategy for Rafah Invasion

By Yoni Weiss

Palestinians inspect their destroyed house after an Israeli airstrike in Rafah, in the southern Gaza Strip, on Wednesday. (Abed Rahim Khatib/Flash90)

Bloomberg reported on Thursday that Israeli officials privately conceded the lack of a “precise” strategy for the invasion of Rafah, in southern Gaza.

The report stated that officials admitted in private to having uncertainties regarding the approach to the operation, its duration, and plans for the displaced population.

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu emphasized the need for the IDF to formulate a plan for evacuating Palestinian civilians from Rafah when speaking to Bloomberg on Wednesday.

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