The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Reignites

In a tragic turn of events, on October 7th, the Palestinian group Hamas launched a surprise attack on Israel, killing over 1200 people, mostly civilians. The timing of this assault found Israeli forces unprepared since neither the the Israel Security Agency, Shin Bet, nor the national secret services had anticipated such a large-scale assault from Gaza. Militants entered southern Israeli territory, broke into military barracks and houses, and caused many