Analysis Rockets Show Backlash of Israel's West Bank Op Has Reached Gaza

Israel-Hamas cycle of reprisals, Palestinian anger at mass arrests in West Bank and Gaza's economic woes could spell bigger conflagration.

The barrages of rockets fired on Monday morning from the Gaza Strip at the Negev further illustrate the trend that emerged last week: Operation Brother’s Keeper, the large-scale campaign by the Israel Defense Forces to find the three teenagers kidnapped in the West Bank, has substantial implications vis-a-vis the situation in the southern part of Israel.