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Israel’s prime minister determined to push ahead with a ground offensive in Rafah [SOUND]

# Israeli prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, says the country’s military will go ahead with its planned ground offensive in Gaza’s town of Rafah, insisting an evacuation plan is being prepared. Rafah has become the last refuge for more than half of the Gaza Strip’s population of 2.3-million. Hamas has stated that an Israeli ground offensive in Rafah would mean the end of hostage negotiations. Speaking to ABC, Netanyahu reiterated that victory against Hamas is within reach:

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