“Victory” for A heroic Muslim Hamas @ David stand against over whelming military might of Goliath @ Israel

“Victory” for A heroic Muslim Hamas @ David stand against over whelming military might of Goliath @ Israel

 

“Victory” may look rather different a few months from now. – The Guardian   

 

A Palestinian boy holds a Hamas flag over a destroyed house in Beit Lahia, northern Gaza Strip today. The Hamas militant group has issued its first statement on losses suffered during Israels latest offensive in the Gaza Strip, stating that the group lost 48 fighters, and the Health Ministry says more than 1,200 Palestinians died in the fighting. – AP pic

A Palestinian boy holds a Hamas flag over a destroyed house in Beit Lahia, northern Gaza Strip today. The Hamas militant group has issued its first statement on losses suffered during Israel's latest offensive in the Gaza Strip, stating that the group lost 48 fighters, and the Health Ministry says more than 1,200 Palestinians died in the fighting. – AP pic

JAN 19 – On Saturday evening, Israel announced not a ceasefire – in the sense of an agreement between the parties to end a conflict – but a decision that its forces will unilaterally halt their fire. It said it would await the Hamas response, any timetable for a withdrawal of Israeli forces being contingent on an end to rocket fire from Gaza. 

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