Protective Edge - Press conference

Protective Edge - Press conference

  •   Protective Edge - Press conference
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    Today (22.7.14), the Ambassador of the State of Israel,  H.E Mr. Hagay-Moshe Behar, held a press conference in Yangon , briefing the representatives of the press on IDF military operation “Protective Edge” in Gaza Strip.
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    Since there are no Myanmar correspondents reporting directly from Israel, and the articles published in the local newspapers, prevail mainly from international agencies, the press conference aimed to clarify the late developments of the conflict between the State of Israel and Hamas terror organization. The Israeli Ambassador emphasizes that “Israel didn’t seek this escalation, Hamas forced it on us. He also mentioned that “Israel cannot accept a situation in which Israeli citizens are under a threat of rockets and underground tunnels aimed to cross the border and reach innocent civilian population”. The Ambassador presented pictures and documents from IDF’s activities during operation “Protective Edge” that support these facts and reflect the life in Israel as many Israeli civilians are experiencing these days. Following the press conference, the ambassador answered t numerous questions presented by the press, that  highlights the interest of Myanmar readers.    
     
    The press conference was attended by Photojournalists and reporters from 9 different agencies including “Mizzima”, “The Voice”, “Myanmar Business Today”, “Union Daily”, “Myanmar Newsweek Journal”, “Yaung Chi Moe Journal”, “Envoy Journal”, “Democracy News Journal”” and “Messenger and Ecovision Journal”.