42 Total Quotes

Ra'anan Gissin Quotes Page 2

The world is at war. We're at the forefront of it. ... But we are not driven to our knees.
Ra'anan Gissin
#War

From here we go only to the road map to peace, or we stay put. It depends very much what measures the Palestinians will take and whether they will, for the first time in a lifetime, take their destiny into their hands.
Ra'anan Gissin
#Peace

Every time we ease Palestinian mobility by removing roadblocks, as we have done many times in the past and especially in recent months, a terrorist act is attempted and often succeeds... As long as the Palestinian Authority cannot control the situation and prevent extremists from attacking us, we are left with no choice but to take measures, however disdained they may be.
Ra'anan Gissin
#Past

The network of terrorist connections [is] so evident and so clear, action must be taken against it.
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#Action

We had no intention of striking his home or his compound. ... These were not targeted, I want to make that very clear, ... We have destroyed his helicopter and we attacked the landing pad ... and the garage of the helicopter, just a very clear signal that he will have to pay a price if he doesn't comply and stand by the agreements he signed.
Ra'anan Gissin
#Home

We are getting mixed messages from the Palestinian Authority and their leader. On one hand, [they are] calling publicly for peace, but on the other hand continuing to support ... those suicide bombers who conducted the attack today.
Ra'anan Gissin
#Authority

When no real steps are taken to stop terrorist activity ... when no real action is being taken ... it leaves us with no other choice but to take the necessary steps in order to stop these terrorist activities,
Ra'anan Gissin
#Action

Observers or monitors are not acceptable to us for the simple reason that when there are observers deployed here, there has to be observance of the cease-fire, and unfortunately and regrettably I must say that the Palestinian Authority has not observed the cease-fire.
Ra'anan Gissin
#Reason

What the court in The Hague wants is that we simply have no right to self-defense. It creates a dangerous precedent.
Ra'anan Gissin
#Defense

He would say with a cynical smile that in this country there is only extra-large and extra-small, but let's have some moderation.
Ra'anan Gissin
#Country

We don't need voting in Jerusalem. Jerusalem is the sovereign capital of the state of Israel.
Ra'anan Gissin
#Israel

He's got out of the dangerous zones and life-threatening situations more than the average person and, therefore, my belief is that he's going to pull through. Every day is another battle. The man is fighting for his life, but that's not the first time he's been doing it.
Ra'anan Gissin
#Belief