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Attack on Israel by the Palestinian militants including Hamas
(Statement by Press Secretary KOBAYASHI Maki)

October 7, 2023
  1. Japan strongly condemns the launch of a number of rockets as well as infiltration into the Israeli territories from the Gaza Strip by Hamas and other Palestinian militants on October 7 local time.
  2. Japan offers its condolences to the bereaved families and expresses its heartfelt sympathies to the injured.
  3. Japan urges all the parties concerned to exercise maximum restraint in order to avoid further damage and casualties.

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