There is peace and quiet now in Sderot. No rockets fired at Jewish kids. That's what matters. If it took op Cast lead to accomplish that, then so be it. But don't be fooled by Hamas propaganda. Their terrorist infrastructure was greatly damaged, and that's because Israel got it in apartment buildings, or wherever else hamas hid.
Stabbing reported in Kiryat Gat in southern Israel (Haaretz)
from the article: Solana to Haaretz: New rules of war needed for age of terror