Israel must focus its attention on the north.
A murdered teenager’s life isn’t worth less because he lived in the West Bank.
A fear of democracy and its benefits.
The perpetuation of the “refugee problem” is an existential threat.
Hamas and the PLO use propaganda and terror to prevent participation.
Why Fatah denounces any cease-fire between Hamas and Israel.
Neither stability nor prosperity is consistent with Hamas’s aims.
In fact, it even minimized military casualties.
A big stick and little carrots.
Breaking the asymmetric strategic tie.
Hamas might think it’s won this round.
From suicide bombings to rockets to fire-kites.
And it won’t discourage terrorism.
With serious ramifications for Israel.