But there were also those who thought the bombing might just provide the vicious jolt needed finally to call a halt to the bloodshed.
These are known as “clueless people”. This isn’t going to stop until one side or the other — or both — is beaten. I hate it, but it’s true. And asking the Israelis to sit there and take it while they get blown up and shot is ridiculous. It’s time that the Palestinians learn just how forebearing Israel has been all this time.