In the early hours of the morning of this morning, Israelis had a flashback to the surprise attack of the Yom Kippur War that started nearly exactly 50 years ago to the day, in October 1973. Hamas says it has launched 5,000 missiles deep into Israeli territory. The missiles were used to mask a much more elaborate attack that saw dozens of Hamas terrorists, dressed in uniform and — according to reports on Israeli media — heavily armed with machine guns and grenades, invade Israeli territory.
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