There is something fascinating concerning Israel foreign policy. If several months go by without violence, suicide bombers, rockets being fired, it is evidence to the government of Israel that something is being planned by Muslim militants that must be ended. The Gaza area has been quiet for months without any violence. But, Israel decided a good thing must be ended. Someone uncovered evidence of planned attacks on southern areas of Israel and decided to head the Indians off at the pass. Bombs away.
Israel planes killed 14 Militants in Gaza including a top commander. The result was natural–92 rockets fired into Israel. Naturally, this will require further air strikes to kill militants, more rockets and so on and so on. Naturally, the firing of rockets will result in Israel leaders citing this evidence of violence to justify some sort of air strike elsewhere. And, so on and so on….