"Proponents of this claim maintain that the more severe the blow now, the better Hamas will internalize Israel’s determination − the longer the next round can be deferred". If we allow Hamas to rearm the next round will be chemical weapons. In fact it would not surprise me if Assad has transferred these weapons to Hezbollah. I vote for massive pre-emptive assaults on both the northern and southern fronts.
MK Nachman Shai calls on Netanyahu to declare national state of emergency (Haaretz)
from the article: Until Israel and Hamas meet again