Four members of Hamas, including a top commander, are killed in an Israeli rocket attack near a beach in Gaza City. The attack comes hours after Israel's army chief says every member of Hamas is "a potential target for liquidation." Hamas has claimed responsibility for the Aug. 19 bus bombing in Jerusalem that killed 21 people. Hear NPR's Julie McCarthy.
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