Gallant likens Palestinians to animals, orders complete siege

Yoav Gallant
Israeli Defense Minister Yoav Gallant. (File photo: Jordan News)
TEL AVIV — Israeli Defense Minister Yoav Gallant ordered the imposition of a complete siege on the Gaza Strip on Monday, saying that "No fuel, no electricity, no water, no food, nothing," will enter the besieged strip.اضافة اعلان

"Everything is closed, we are fighting human animals," he was quoted as saying.

 The Israeli military continued its aggression against the Gaza Strip for the third day in a row, during which hundreds were killed and thousands were injured.

The Palestinian Ministry of Health said on Monday, that latest figures indicated that 493 civilians were killed and 2,751 were wounded in the Gaza Strip by mid-day, including 91 children and 61 women, while the toll in the West Bank governorates reached 15 killed, including two children, and about 80 wounded.

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