In One Eye

Thursday, June 12, 2003
 
Another one.
Israeli helicopters fired rockets at two cars carrying Hamas activists Thursday in Gaza, the latest strikes after Prime Minister Ariel Sharon swore to hunt Palestinians militants in response to a suicide attack on a bus that killed 16 people and wounded 100.

In the third airstrike against Hamas in 24 hours, Israeli helicopters fired missiles at a car carrying activists of the Islamic militant group, killing seven people, including a young child, and wounding 29, doctors said.
Some prescient individual on ABC News (not the one who couldn't spell "destruction," one assumes) said that episodes like this one are "when the rubber meets the road map."

Pretty clever.