'Almost' doesn't count except in horseshoesground invasion of Gaza was 'almost' given twice last week.
National Security Council head Yaakov Amidror on Saturday revealed that the order to begin a ground incursion into Gaza was nearly given on two separate occasions during Operation Pillar of Defense.Really? What were the IDF's objectives? How were they achieved?
In an interview on Channel 2's Meet The Press, Amidror said that ultimately it was decided that the IDF could achieve its objectives through other means.
The IDF's objectives should have been deposing the Hamas 'government' once and for all and disarming Gaza. We're still waiting for that to happen.