Israeli soldiers used rubber bullets and tear gas against nonviolent West Bank protesters.
Air strikes on central Gaza kills infant. Bombing killed six other children and five women.
Israel's Iron Dome success rate exaggerated. Missile defense never works as claimed. Most Gazan rockets and missiles fired land.
Reports differ on what's next. On November 18, the Jerusalem Post headlined "Netanyahu: IDF prepared to widen Gaza operations," saying:
Over 1,000 sites were bombed. On Sunday, Netanyahu told cabinet members that Israel "is prepared to expand its operations in Gaza." Ministers discussed a possible ground operation.
On November 18, YNet News headlined "Report: Netanyahu told Obama Israel not planning ground op," saying:
On Friday, both leaders spoke. Netanyahu told Obama no ground operation is planned at this time. However, things will change if Hamas escalates rocket fire or causes significant casualties.
US ambassador Michael Oren said: