To do this, it launched rocket attacks against Israel. Hamas knows very well – as do the Jewish extremists – that any disturbance mobile phone number list in Haram al Sharif enhances its national-religious discourse at the expense of the majority Palestinian mobile phone number list position of reaching an agreement with the Israelis.
This is why fundamentalists mobile phone number list on both sides yearn for violence in Jerusalem, for trouble may begin in the mythical holy city but never ends within its borders. The reality is that Hamas did the Palestinian cause a disservice by mobile phone number list entering into a violent exchange with Israel, which, after all, moves the stage from a civil resistance struggle in Jerusalem – which Israel does not know how to handle – to an armed dispute that Israel will dominate sooner or later.
In this way, and since Monday night, Hamas launched 500 rockets from Gaza towards Israel: 150 fell inside the Strip, another 200 were mobile phone number list intercepted by the Iron Dome (the Israeli anti-missile shield) and the rest mainly hit southern cities. Israelis causing three deaths. Israel reacted quickly and massively bombed the Gaza Strip, one mobile phone number list of the most densely populated areas in the world, causing more than 30 deaths, including several children.