Security expert, Dr Sally Leivesley, has told Daybreak that Gaza will be the victim in the Israeli airstrikes. "It's civilians and children that get killed," she said.
Today's bombing in Tel Aviv is reminiscent of six years ago and could mark a serious escalation in the conflict.
A truce in Gaza suits all sides but none of the groups seem interested in a long-lasting solution.
A complex system of air defences has been instrumental in protecting Israel's population from incoming rockets.