Israel has no choice but to respond to terrorist actions. It isn't about winning. It's about survival and we can't forget this. When have these terrorists ever lived up to any agreements they've made? Israel has no choice but to respond and preferably in an unpredictable manner. There will be future problems, but deterrence will be best if Israel's future reactions are not always predictably restrained and measured.
Western-backed Syrian rebels say kill foreign Islamic State (Reuters)
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