In 1948 Jews had to practically fight their way ashore. Besides a war zone is just as much where the shells are falling as where the boots happen to be. Leave it to the Left to whine about superior tactics and martial skills, trying to make these seem like faults.
Prominent Druze sheikh al-Balous killed in Syria (Haaretz)
from the article: More than 5,000 Palestinians cross newly opened Gaza-Egypt border