Israel Palestinian Territories, Israel
All told, the recent short violent outbreak ended rapidly in military terms, but its political ramifications have just begun.
Israel and Hamas are locked in a local version of “Groundhog Day,” with yet another 24-hour iteration that ended on November 13 with the exact same “understandings” of previous violent rounds. This one started with a botched Israeli special operation in Southern Gaza. The small elite team was accidentally discovered by...