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Originally posted by astral_ice
Did anyone have any real hope that a new leader would help? The only thing that will bring peace to the region is total annihiliation of one side or the other. Hopefully what we are seeing is just spasms and Abbas will be able to rein his people in, I doubt it though.
Originally posted by phreak_of_nature
I really don't think that cutting ties this soon in the process with a new player will solve anything. Speaking directly to Abbas, and letting him know that this has to stop would be more effective then the cold shoulder.
Thousands of Palestinians across the Gaza Strip celebrated the attack.