Today, Israel and the Hamas-run government in Gaza moved one step closer to a full-out ground war. Israeli troops are massing on the border for a possible ground offensive as Palestinian rocket fire continues to pour in from the Gaza Strip.
For the first time since the 1991 Gulf war, air raid sirens went off as rockets launched from Gaza landed near Tel Aviv.
So far three Israelis and 23 Palestinians have died, including the top commander of Hamas, who was killed by an israeli air strike on Wednesday.
Dan Ephron, Newsweek's Jerusalem Bureau Chief joins the show to give us an update on the continuing conflict.