As weeks go by since the Gaza war, some initial perspective can be achieved.
Although there have clearly been different assessments, Jeffrey White, from the Washington Institute of Near East Policy, has written a thoughtful article examining and defending the IDF operations in Gaza. Ethical aspects of the operation are also examined without the emotional rhetoric.
This site provides useful background reading to current Middle East politics e.g. Lebanon, Syria, Iran, and Washington-based assessments of President Obama’s approaches.
PS Israel vs Greece 1-1 draw, March 28. For highlights see update to prior Football in Tel Aviv posting.