An IDF officer insists neither Hamas nor Israel wants to duke it out, but both sides seem to be gearing up for the next fight
There’s a storm coming
Hamas militants take part in an anti-Israel rally in the southern Gaza Strip town of Rafah, February 26, 2016.(AFP / SAID KHATIB)
What does it say about the culture of print media in Israel that the country’s two most-read newspapers have virtually the same lead story on the front page of their weekend editions?
Both and report on Hamas’s preparations for a future conflict with Israel, both basing their entire reportage on a briefing to Israeli reporters given by a single, unnamed senior IDF officer.