January 8, 2009

Next step in Gaza campaign divides Israeli leaders

As in the 2006 war against Hezbollah fighters in Lebanon, Israeli leaders are wrestling with the reality that getting out of Gaza could prove to be more difficult than going in. After 13 days of airstrikes and six days into a ground offensive, Israeli casualities have been light. But the next stage would send Israeli soldiers into the heart of cities and refugee camps.

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