The headlines this week reeked of déjà vu, reminiscent of previous confrontations and intifadas, as conditions on the ground in Gaza are becoming more and more similar to those that preceded the 2014 war.19:05 05.02.16 | 4 comments
Nearly every citizen in Israel has by now seen the video films showing the terrorists preparing iron bars to assault out soldiers. These pictures had to be taken by Israeli drones - films that could have been relayed back in 'real time'! Had they been relayed back, the boarding soldiers would have known in advance what was waiting for them - so why were they taken by surprise? It was more miracle than common sense that saved the three 'kidnapped' soldiers from getting lynched on the ship!