Israel's surveillance missed a major Hamas attack, showing intelligence system limits in the Gaza Strip—surveillance doesn't ensure security.


  1. Israel's advanced surveillance missed Hamas's attacks.
  2. Hamas launched undetected land, air, sea strikes.
  3. Excessive intelligence might've obscured threat signals.
  4. Differentiating real threats in vast data is hard.
  5. Persistent surveillance doesn't guarantee security.

NOTE THIS FROM 2022: 17 FEB 2022 ABC AUSTRALIA--Hamas to be listed in entirety as a terrorist organisation by Australian government - ABC News   ..........The military wing of Hamas was already listed by Australia, but the federal government will now join the United Kingdom, the United States, Israel and others in extending the designation to the fundamentalist Islamic group's political branch.