His Picture Before He was Killed! Israel Defense Force Staff Sgt. Aida Bria hugs girlfriend not knowing that would be the last time and last picture together
Greg, Pat, and John share an inside personal event of the tragedies that are taking place within Israel, within the IDF. IDF Staff Sergeant Adi Briga was leaving Israel and headed for operations in the Gaza Strip. Before SSgt Briga was to leave for operations, he took time to say good bye to his girlfriend, Yulia Sokolov. Divine timing allowed an Israeli reporter to catch the couple’s goodbyes. It was also this reporter who was assigned to Briga’s funeral that was to occur merely days later. Little did they know the place where they hugged was also the last moments SSgt Briga would be standing when he was killed from Hamas rocket fire from Gaza.
Israel’s Protective Edge: “We didn’t just get here”: The Story Behind the Story of Gaza, Hamas, and Israel
Greg, Pat, and John share the detailed timeline of events, created by AIPAC that have taken place within and around Israel that have brought us to what we are presently seeing. We didn’t just get here. In the recent years, Israel has launched multiple Operations in defense of Hamas continual rocket fire. What started as a division of Hamas and Fatah in the Gaza strip has “resulted in the dissolution of the unity government and the defacto division of the Palestinian territories into two entities, the West Bank governed by the Palestinian National Authority, and Gaza governed by Hamas.” More than four times as many rockets have been shot into Israel from January 2014 to July 8, 2014, than all of 2013. In these increasing times, as the church, we must stand with Israel and pray for Israel. Learn more of the significant events that have brought us to what we are currently seeing in Israel and so much more. Also shared in this segment: Israel, AIPAC, Hamas, Palestinian Authority, Operation Protective Edge, Fatah, Iran, and the Muslim Brotherhood.