'Would you rather the IAF carpet-bombed the cities of the Gaza Strip? Would that be a preferable method of defusing support for the Hamas and the Islamic Jihad?' What they would really prefer us to do, Yonatan, is sit idle, do nothing, and wait for the next homicide attack. After 2,000 years of Jews not having a state or an army, after 2,000 years of constant Jewish helplessness in the face of aggression, I guess many still can't bear the thought of Jews actually stand up and protect themselves.
Palestinian sources report Gaza rocket fired toward Israel explodes inside Strip (Haaretz)
from the article: Demons in the skies of the Gaza Strip