Here are the facts as posted by another blogger.
So let’s see, is Hamas gone? No
Are they unable to Launch more rockets? No
Are they incapable of ruling Gaza? No
Are they incapable of attacking Israel again? No
Are they even remotely weakened? No
Are they going to Yield to PA? No
Have Hamas been weakened politically? No
Have they released Gilad? No
Have they made Hamas in any worse position in international PR? No
So how were any objectives accomplished?
Next time you read or hear about this “victory” that Israel “achieved..” remember the facts listed above.
Long Live Palestine and Palestinians’ right to FREEDOM and Independence.