Rockets have been raining over Israel and air strikes show no signs of abating over Gaza. The homes of senior Hamas leaders have been destroyed, and Israel is calling up 20,000 reservists for a possible ground intervention. So, what happened? Why does the situation continue to escalate? And why did Egyptian truce mediators reportedly pull back?
President of the Forum for Peace and Reconciliation in Near East
Israeli Ambassador to France
Syrian-Palestinian Independent Journalist in Paris
Executive Director of the Palestine Center in Washington