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Netanyahu's Gaza Dilemma: How to Avoid a War Without Being 'Weak on Terror'

After the army and Hamas exchanged more fire overnight, Israel no longer has any doubt the group wants to establish a new formula of deterrence

Amos Harel
Amos Harel
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A Palestinian demonstrator is seen during a protest marking al-Quds Day, (Jerusalem Day), at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, June 8, 2018.
A Palestinian demonstrator is seen during a protest marking al-Quds Day, (Jerusalem Day), at the Israel-Gaza border in the southern Gaza Strip, June 8, 2018.Credit: \ IBRAHEEM ABU MUSTAFA/ REUTERS