Israeli strikes target Islamic Jihad, Hamas training facilities, according to reports in Gaza; one rocket exploded in Lachish region at around 9 P.M. on Tuesday night.
Israel, like Hamas, doesn’t currently want another war. But nonetheless, it is unlikely to let Tuesday's rocket-fire pass with no response.
Efforts to oust the revered Rabbi Shlomo Riskin of Efrat highlight just how politicized the Chief Rabbinate has become, and how the system of electing religious authorities needs to change.
What in a different situation would be considered apartheid is tolerated by many because it is ostensibly temporary. But the occupation has long stopped being temporary.