...that is why Hamas is working feverishly to reign in other factions and get them to stop reacting to Israel's provocations. If Hamas can succeed in doing so, Israel will no doubt ratchet it up even more. As we all know and has been pointed out, Israel needs a war, a real fair and just settlement is once again getting too close. So Israel will sacrifice yet more Palestinian lives just to hold onto the illegal colonies for a little while longer.
Palestinians report IDF airstrikes on Islamic Jihad targets in southern Gaza Strip (Haaretz)
from the article: Israel's looming war in Gaza: Can Obama stop it before it starts?