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What did Israel gain from its action against Hamas? Plenty.
What did Israel gain from its action against Hamas? Plenty.

To the editor: Israel not only destroyed most of Hamas' terrorist tunnels from the Gaza Strip, it also exposed them for all the world to see. Israel now has increased credibility when it says, "This is why we blockade Gaza and deny them the import of concrete and other items that they can and do use for military purposes." ("As Israel and Hamas claim victory, Gaza residents ask what was gained," Aug. 5) Of the estimated 10,000 rockets and missiles Hamas had before the latest conflict, two-thirds no longer exist. With the help of the current Egyptian government, those weapons will be hard or impossible to replace. Importantly, other Mideast countries such as Saudi...

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