Live Update

It’s 20 past midnight here in Israel, and we’re wrapping up this harrowing live blog. Normal coverage will continue elsewhere on the site, of course.

The aid planes are on their way; the dead bodies are being guarded; the injured are in surgery; the relatively unharmed are beginning to internalize what they went through.

After many terror attempts thwarted, today one succeeded, terribly. Israel will not panic, a series of its leaders said today. And it will track down the perpetrators and respond.

We should all know better times.

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