# Before dawn – IDF kills three armed Islamic Jihad fugitives near Tulkarm
# Afternoon – Three Kassam rockets fired into Israel from northern Gaza and shots fired at an IDF patrol near the southern Gaza security fence.
# 19:00 – Explosion in Hamas military parade in the Jabalya refugee camp kills 19. Israel denies involvement. PA concurs; Hamas blames Israel.
# Before dawn
– Barrage of Kassam rockets fired from Gaza into Israeli communities, wounding four civilians.
# 5:00 – IAF launches four separate strikes on open areas and buildings belonging to Hamas used to manufacture and store Kassam rockets. Three Palestinians reported wounded.
# 8:00 – Defense Minister Shaul Mofaz convenes a security meeting with top IDF and security echelon.
# 12:00 – IAF hits Kassam rocket launching areas in Beit Hanoun in northern Gaza. No one wounded.
# 12:30 – Another Kassam fired at Sderot.
# 15:00 – IAF drops flyers on Gaza warning of consequences of rocket attacks.
# 16:00 – IAF missile strike kills four Hamas terrorists traveling in two vehicles.
# 17:30 – Another Kassam barrage fired at Sderot, two wounded.
# 18:15 – IAF attacks open areas in Beit Hanoun used by terrorists to fire Kassams.
# 22:45 – Kassam lands near a kibbutz in the western Negev.
# 23:55 – IAF missile strike hits weapons storage facilities near Khan Yunis.
Yes, I know that several hundred thousands of Gaza inhabitants have nothing to do with it. But this knowledge is purely abstract. My personal feelings about Gaza are best described in the subject line.