Hamas was democraticallt elected into government for all of Palestind but could not take up power as Israel arrested the elected MPs in the West Bank. It is not Hamas who is firing motars but fringe fundamentaist groups who are encouraged by the IDF revenge attacks when a broken window results in the reaction of targeted killings. The death rate ratio of the past twenty years is 275 Palestinians for 1 jewish person. The UN should approve a no fly Zone over Gaza by IDF aircraft.
Opposition leader Isaac Herzog to speak at anti-violence rally in Tel Aviv on Sat. night (Haaretz)
from the article: Hamas attacked Israel fearing Palestinian reconciliation