Beautiful image, but Im compelled because while Israelis are pictured, this doesnt say good, evil, pro, con. This was the beginning of an interesting time as an editor where it was difficult to choose an image without being seen as biased by supporters of either side. While people looked at our edit and said thats "for" or "against," all I could see was "war".
Israeli gunners cover their ears as an artillery piece fires into southern Lebanon from a position in northern Israel, Friday, July 14, 2006. Hezbollah guerrillas have rockets that can reach over 43 miles, Israel's army chief said Friday, a dire warning that more Israeli cities could be subject to attacks.