Argument: Undiscriminating rockets are only tools for Gazans to oppose Israel

Issue Report: Israeli military assault in Gaza


“Proportional to what?”. Economist. December 30th, 2008 – “Israel says that intent is what matters: it says it tries to avoid civilian deaths, whereas Hamas deliberately seeks to kill Israeli civilians with its rockets, relatively ineffective as they may be. Hamas responds […] as the disproportionately weaker party, Palestinians must use the crude means at their disposal to free their lands from Israeli occupation”