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Israeli who was sexually assaulted whereas held hostage describes horror

  • Amit Soussana, 40, was taken hostage by Hamas throughout their October 7 assaults 

An Israeli girl who was sexually assaulted whereas being held hostage in Gaza has described the horror she endured after she was kidnapped. 

Amit Soussana, 40, was taken hostage by Hamas throughout their October 7 assaults on Israel and launched 55 days later. 

The feminine hostage has described how she was surrounded and brought away by ten males who she tried to struggle off earlier than being transported to Gaza and chained up for 3 weeks in a darkish room. 

Speaking within the new documentary ‘Screams Before Silence’, Ms Soussana stated: ‘There had been ten males round me. The feeling that they are taking me like I’m some form of object, I could not stand it. 

‘My intuition was simply to struggle, and to do what I can. I used to be actually scared that they had been going to rape me there, and that they had been going to pull me by means of Gaza streets and parade my physique round. I feared that greater than being killed.’ 

Amit Soussana, 40, (pictured) was taken hostage by Hamas during their October 7 attacks on Israel and released 55 days later

Amit Soussana, 40, (pictured) was taken hostage by Hamas throughout their October 7 assaults on Israel and launched 55 days later

The female hostage has described how she was surrounded and taken away by ten men to Gaza

The feminine hostage has described how she was surrounded and brought away by ten males to Gaza

Ms Soussana, an Israeli lawyer, stated she was then taken to Gaza and stored in a darkish room for 3 weeks the place she was watched by a guard. 

‘I used to be chained for 3 weeks in Gaza. I used to be stored in a very darkish room with out with the ability to transfer,’ she stated. 

‘Whenever I wanted to go and use the lavatory I wanted to ask for permission. 

‘His identify was Muhammad. He used to sit down on the mattress in entrance of me carrying his shorts.

‘Lying down I bear in mind I could not take a look at him – I used to be simply wanting away and masking myself with a blanket so I would not have to take a look at him. It made me really feel actually uncomfortable.’ 

She added: ‘He additionally stored asking me, do I like intercourse, do I’ve intercourse with my boyfriend, and each time he talked about it I simply giggled and stated ”oh come on cease, cease”, making an attempt to alter the topic. 

‘I knew he was as much as one thing. I knew that one thing bas was going to occur.’ 

Ms Soussana described how she was given sanitary towels for her interval and ordered to take a bathe after her month-to-month cycle ended. 

‘One day Muhammad got here and gave me ladies’s sanitary pads,’ she stated. 

‘He stated ”if you get your interval, after that, you’ll take a bathe, and you will wash your garments”. And he stored repeating that a few time a day. 

Ms Soussana previously revealed how she was sexually assaulted while she was held captive by Hamas

Ms Soussana beforehand revealed how she was sexually assaulted whereas she was held captive by Hamas

Ms Soussana, an Israeli lawyer, said she was then taken to Gaza and kept in a dark room for three weeks and watched by a guard

Ms Soussana, an Israeli lawyer, stated she was then taken to Gaza and stored in a darkish room for 3 weeks and watched by a guard

‘Then I acquired my interval, and the interval was only for someday, however I fooled him to suppose that the interval was persevering with, till I couldn’t lie anymore.’ 

Ms Soussana beforehand revealed how she was sexually assaulted by guard Muhammad whereas she was held captive by Hamas. 

Ms Soussana claimed the guard, together with his ‘gun pointed at me, compelled me to commit a sexual act on him’ in a toddler’s bed room. 

The feminine hostage claimed she was sexually assaulted, in addition to crushed and tortured, whereas she was held in Gaza for 55 days. 

The Israeli lawyer was launched throughout a ceasefire in November alongside 21-year-old Mia Schem.