Before Israel bombs a building in Gaza, it gives civilians the opportunity to evacuate; Hamas beats those civilians until they go back inside. There is apparently at least one building Hamas doesn’t want wounded Palestinians going into – an Israeli hospital constructed near the Gaza border.
Perhaps there is no better microcosm to demonstrate just how diametrically opposed Israelis are from their enemies. Hamas brings up its children to believe that Jews are evil incarnate. Israel reacts to that hatred by having respect for human life and in this case, quickly builds a makeshift hospital to care for an enemy whose leaders care so little about their own that they see the hospital as a political liability.
This takes the phrase, ‘Killing them with kindness’ to an entirely new level: