It''s plain to see our objectives here, 1. deplete & destroy Hamas's inventory of rockets. 2. demonstrate that we have the ability to obliterate Hamas if that becomes inevitable. And 3. Prove to Hamas that no Islamic country can or will send troops to Gaza to fight us, despite the "Arab Spring". Sympathy? yes, Money? maybe, Troops? Sorry guys, no way................
UN Security Council condemns North Korea launch, vows action (Reuters)
from the article: Israel doesn't want to topple Hamas, just rein it in