Ze'ev Schiff you should know better....all the factors point to the inevitable conclution that no one ever wins a ware there are no winners in a war. Israel goverment will always assese the causes of a given situation such as what is happening to Sderot and only then define what should be done for the nations interest. We and you have no idea what is taking place behind the scene.
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from the article: An Israeli defeat in Sderot