Gaza: Democracy versus terror

As we held our fire for six long hours, rockets from Gaza continued to rain down.

Israel Defense Forces Photo
Israel's Iron Dome system intercepts Gaza rockets, according to the Israel Defense Forces, on July 8.
Rafael Barak
Published: Wednesday, 07/16/2014 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Thursday, 07/24/2014 11:33 am EDT

No prime minister in the Western democratic family of nations faces as many tough—life and death—decisions on a daily, sometimes hourly, basis as the prime minister of Israel.

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