Originally Posted by SCdac
Palestinian citizens and members of Hamas are not synonymous. What's going on would be the equivalent of the Juarez Cartel sending hundreds of missiles into Texas, Arizona, and California. Do y'all really think the US would just sit there and take it? Regardless of where the conflict stems from, there are roads to peace and there are roads to war. Hamas chooses a road to war.
Except the Palestinian people have elected Hamas into positions of political power. They control the majority of the seats in Palestine's Parliament. Obviously there are many innocent civilians, but there are also a lot of Palestinians who share Hamas' sentiment.