In Be'er Sheva, With Rockets Still Flying, Israel-Hamas Truce Is Met With Skepticism

'I give the cease-fire maybe a week,' says one resident.

On Wednesday evening, a house in a quiet neighborhood of single-family homes in Be'er Sheva took a direct hit from a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip. It smashed windows and shattered roof tiles, the usual routine. The inhabitants had escaped unscathed, after hiding in a reinforced room. Neighbors rallied in disappointment and anger: "What's with the cease-fire?" they grumbled. They were utterly...