Attack on Israel by the Palestinian militants including Hamas (Statement by Press Secretary KOBAYASHI Maki)
October 7, 2023
- 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.
- Japan offers its condolences to the bereaved families and expresses its heartfelt sympathies to the injured.
- Japan urges all the parties concerned to exercise maximum restraint in order to avoid further damage and casualties.