Palestinian disunity could be a sticking point in cease-fire negotiations.
The covert push to empower Fatah failed. And isolating Hamas just made things worse. But it's not too late to change course.
It's war. Victory requires a superior military advantage.
The French president starts a Mideast tour Monday. Can he broker an end to another major crisis?
The group says suicide attacks may begin again in response to Thursday's Israeli airstrike on the home of Hamas leader Nizar Rayan.
The Islamist militants in Gaza may emerge as a symbol of defiance, much as Hezbollah did in its 2006 war with Israel.