There is an obvious reason why Olmert won't do this - he would be announcing to the world that he was about to carry out an act of collective punishment - and that is a war crime. The IDF is not shy of war crimes, but it is not stupid enough to give advance warning of one. You people just do not have common sense or civilised values.
- 8:09 AM
from the article: Security cabinet nixes dramatic steps to counter Qassams from Gaza