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Israeli Officials Use Cuomo Visit To Highlight Hamas Violence

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at a press conference on Wednesday, Aug. 13, in Jerusalem.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at a press conference on Wednesday, Aug. 13, in Jerusalem. Photo Credit: Haim Zach/GPO/Flash90

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. – Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo was able to see firsthand part of the network of tunnels near the Gaza border on the final day of his visit to Israel on Thursday, Aug. 14, reports The New York Times .

Israeli officials were able to use his visit to present evidence of Hamas’ violence, and Cuomo and his delegation reiterated Israel’s condemnations of the militant group, while showing surprise at the efficiency of the tunnels according to the report.

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