The head of Hamas’ armed wing Qassam Brigades, Mohammed Deif, said in a televised speech that “there won’t be a cease fire without the end of Israeli hostility and the lifting of the blockade. We will not accept interim solutions,” he said.
Deif turned to the residents of the Gaza and praised them for their heroic resilience and steadfastness. Deif said: “Without your support we would not have reached results. We won’t accept interim solutions, and israel must know that it send its troops to hell.”