Sunday Show Round Up

Israel under attack and the Mexico border under siege
Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said during an appearance on “Face the Nation” that the tumult in Gaza would not subside anytime soon and that Hamas, not Israel, was responsible for the deaths of Palestinian civilians.

Israel Cracks Down on Hamas Following Kidnapping

Three youths, one an American citizen, feared dead
Israeli soldiers search a house looking for three missing Israeli teenagers / AP

JERUSALEM—As the search for three kidnapped Israeli youths enters its sixth day, Israeli security forces are cracking down on Hamas in an effort to break the back of the militant organization.

Some 300 Palestinians have been detained thus far, the bulk of them Hamas operatives and parliamentarians according to Israeli spokesmen.

Congress Seeks to Designate New Palestinian Gov’t as a Terror Org

New resolution pushes to cut aid, dissolve new Palestinian unity gov’t
Military spokesman for al-Qassam Brigades and Hamas / AP

House lawmakers are currently pushing a resolution to classify the newly formed Palestinian unity government as a foreign terrorist organization and cut off U.S. aid following the formation of a new ruling body that includes the terror group Hamas, according to a copy of the draft resolution obtained by the Washington Free Beacon.

The Obama Administration has Failed Israel

David Horovitz lays out how ally Israel has been let down by the U.S.

In the wake of the United States’ quick decision to recognize the Palestinian Authority’s new unity government based on a partnership with a Hamas group that remains committed to the complete obliteration of Israel, Times of Israel editor David Horovitz has outlined twelve ways that the Obama administration has failed its ally Israel.

Hamas Refuses to Stop Killing Jews

Terror group’s top priority remains ‘the armed resistance’
'Loyalty to the Martyrs' march in the West Bank / AP

The terror group Hamas says that it will continue its “armed resistance” against Israel and Jewish people “in all of its forms” until Israel is destroyed, according to a statement by one of the terror group’s top officials.