broadcast Al-Quds Brigades The military wing of the movement Islamic jihad A video message from the detained Israeli prisoner, Elad Katzir, entitled “They left us alone,” in which he accuses the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu And his government did not tell the truth about the release of Israeli prisoners in Gaza stripAnd he demands an exchange deal to get them out.
Katzir (47 years old) explained in his video message that he has been in the possession of the Islamic Jihad movement for three months, and that he recorded this message on January 5, which corresponds to the 91st day of the war on the Gaza Strip.
He added that he heard on the radio the news of the killing of his best friend – called Tamir Hadar – in the events of last October 7, and he held up a paper on which he wrote: “Tamir, my dear friend, may he rest in peace.” He also expressed his solidarity with the movement of families in solidarity with Tamir’s family. .
Katzir accused Netanyahu and the members of the cabinet of letting him face death twice, the first on October 7, and the other of leaving him in captivity for 3 months, adding, “Do not tell my family that you did everything to get me back. This is not true.”
He said that his survival every new day is a miracle, adding, “I want them to return me and all the kidnapped people and to stop the war of extermination. Life is difficult here. Bring me back home and leave all the nonsense and stories. We are dying here.”
Katzir called on Netanyahu and his government to complete a prisoner exchange deal with the Islamic Resistance Movement (agitation), adding, “Every day that the war continues, more soldiers die and more prisoners are killed. Stop the war and return the prisoners to their families safely.”