Islamic Jihad: Barak resignation signal of defeat

The al-Quds Brigades (the military wing of Islamic Jihad) said on Monday the resignation of Minister of Defense Ehud Barak acknowledged Israel's defeat in the recent war in the Gaza Strip, Ma'an News Agency reported.
A spokesman for the movement said in a statement the resignation "acknowledges [Israel's] deafening defeat in the face of the [Palestinian] resistance," adding that Islamic Jihad attacks "shook" Tel Aviv, Ma'an reported.