The Hamas command and control center is in Damascus, Syria. The Syrians and Iranians want to unite the Arab revolutions to focus on Palestine and if there is a war in Gaza with Israeli invasion all of the angry Arab world will turn on Israel and forget about their problems at home. It is a trap and the best thing for Israel to do is concentrate on only eliminating the terrorist leaders who are behind that and it will stop.
Syrian troops sieze village above rebel-held parts of Aleppo (Reuters)
from the article: Netanyahu: Israel will continue to operate against terrorists in Gaza