Operation Protective Edge: 50 Days of Hell on the Gaza Strip is a lightening fast account of how the unleashing of unbridled violence is met by an uncompromising will to exist. Written in real time, this story chronicles the day by day destruction of schools, shelters, hospitals and residential structures, as the IDF tried to eradicate any form of resistance as quickly as possible.

However with the world watching and the clock ticking, the Palestinian resistance proved to be as elusive as it was resilient. Operation Protective Edge may have run up an impressive body count, but from this observer’s perspective, the heavily fortified state of Israel, with its massive military might failed to achieve its objectives. Again!