August 22, 2014

Israel's Failed Assassination Strategy

Rami Khouri, Bloomberg

The Associated Press

The longstanding Israeli strategy of killing top leaders of Hamas, Fatah and other Palestinian resistance groups was manifest again early today when Israeli missiles struck and killed three senior commanders of the military wing of Hamas. Their deaths will no doubt bring joy to the hearts of many Israelis who think that only such decisive blows to Hamas’ top leadership will ever bring the movement to its knees and ensure security from Hamas rocket attacks.

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TAGGED: Israel, Gaza, Hamas, Middle East


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