Israel Doesn't Want to Topple Hamas, Just Rein It In

If the major forces of Sunni Islam in the region act as responsible adults, there is still a chance that Gaza will not see a reprise of Operation Cast Lead, an experience whose scars Gaza Strip residents still bear four years later.

The four-way meeting underway in Cairo provides the next exit point, perhaps the most significant, before operation Pillar of Defense spills over into a...