India who are currently head of the United Nations Security Council have said that, "the violence has to stop." UN Indian Ambassador Hardeep Singh Puri told the press after a meeting that; "the parties need to exercise maximum restraint so that the situation does not deteriorate any further."
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.