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THE rockets have stopped, but the tears continue.
It would appear that Israel is on the brink of full-scale war against Hamas again, writes Rebecca Davis. But, why now?
JEWISH community leaders in Australia have condemned a barrage of Hamas rocket attacks against civilians in central Israel this week.
Tensions in Jerusalem rose sharply on Tuesday, after violent Palestinian protests on the Temple Mount involved a firebomb attack on an Israel police post.
Recognising a Palestinian state in these circumstances would therefore not help to end the conflict with Israel, but would almost certainly inaugurate a new and bloodier phase of that conflict.
Three Israeli families where in mourning this week, after a sharp spike in terror attacks in the West Bank that killed two soldiers and a baby.
A UNITED States-sponsored resolution condemning Hamas garnered a 87-57 majority in the UN General Assembly, but fell nine votes short of the two-thirds majority needed to be adopted. The resolution,
Life on Israel’s southern border is back to normal after last week’s rocket barrage, but Hamas is already threatening to strike again.
Palestinian terror groups in Gaza have reportedly agreed to commit to a ceasefire of hostilities that have seen more than 400 rockets bombard southern Israel in a 25-hour period.
Palestinian politics has been turned on its head, with Hamas deep in negotiations with Israel and the moderate Palestinian Authority furious about the process.