Originally Posted by Rohirrim
From what I've read, it appears that Hamas fired more than 100 rockets into Israel from Gaza prior to the retaliatory attack. In fact, they showed film of the rocket attack. If so, why would anybody be surprised at Israel's actions?
Yeah -- except - that's not how it happened. The Palestinians are ALWAYS blamed -- but if you look closer -- Israel is most often responsible for initiating the violence.
Check out this timeline -- which indicates that the Palestinian rocket fire was in response to Israel's actions.
The people of Gaza are not equipped militarily to threaten Israel. Period.