Yossi Melman

Yossi Melman is an Israeli commentator on intelligence and security affairs and co-author of Spies against Armageddon. 

Invading Gaza will cost Israel more than just lives

In an address to soldiers on Saturday, Israel’s chief of staff Lieutenant General Herzi Halevi outlined the aims of the country’s looming ground incursion into Gaza. ‘Our task is to destroy Hamas activists and their infrastructure’. But, he added, this will not be ‘an easy task’.  That’s an understatement, to say the least. Despite the