Hamas politics to bolster its supporters in West Bank is plain. However, if there will be dead civilians, it will be a very difficult choice. In any case, Gaza population will eventually suffer from the Israeli REactions to the Actions of their elected Hamas government. No state should be required to live under missiles on the ground that they cause only few casualties, and the response should NOT be proportional.
Yemen's Houthi rebels commit to peace plan in letter to UN chief, BBC reports (Haaretz)