The father of a 19 year-old soldier، wounded by shrapnel when a Hamas fired missile hit a bus on which IDF soldiers had been travelling، criticized the sequence of events that lead up to the attack: “Why were they there? They were like sitting ducks… I demand an investigation، as Ynet said.”
The soldier who was critically injured in the attack is now in stable condition according to the hospital. According to reports on Tuesday evening in the Israeli media، all the cabinet ministers، including those who present a hawkish line، such as Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman، Education Minister Naftali Bennett and Security Minister Shaked، supported the decision to stop the retalitory strikes in Gaza and reach a ceasefire with the Hamas terrorist organization
The IDF announced that Ground Forces Commander Maj. Gen. Kobi Barak appointed a team to investigate the incident in which Hamas fired an anti-tank Cornet missile at a bus carrying IDF soldiers.