Netanyahu Calls Gaza Conflict a ‘Test’ for the World About Impunity for Terrorists Who Hide Behind Civilians

August 6, 2014 | 8:30 PM EDT

Failing to respond to Hamas attacks against Israel on the grounds that
they were launched from civilian areas would be a moral and operational
mistake that would validate its use of human shields and “hand an
enormous victory to terrorists everywhere,” Israeli Prime Minister
Binyamin Netanyahu said Wednesday.