An Israeli military spokesman said that 99% of the drones and missiles launched by Iran were intercepted.
The former national security adviser also criticized President Joe Biden’s strategy in the Middle East.
Gantz appeared to caution against immediate retaliation for Iran's overnight missile attack, stressing that Israel should respond "at the time that suits us."
The retaliatory attack confirmed anxieties about the Gaza crisis spiraling into a broader war. But Iran, Israel, the U.S. and Hamas also walked away with gains.
Israel has hailed the success of its defenses in the face of an unprecedented attack by Iran.
President Joe Biden is lauding American forces who helped Israel down “nearly all” of the drones and missiles fired by Iran.
Iran launched hundreds of drones, ballistic missiles and cruise missiles in an unprecedented revenge mission.
Six months after Israel began its offensive, Palestinians return to the southern Gaza city that's been completely destroyed.
An Israeli sabotage attack on an Iranian natural gas pipeline caused the multiple explosions that struck it a week ago.
“This afternoon, at my direction, U.S. military forces struck targets at facilities in Iraq and Syria that the IRGC and affiliated militia use to attack U.S. forces,” Biden said.