November 22, 2012
Israel and Gaza: Who Won?
The Economist, The Economist
Even before the firing between Israel and Hamas had fully died away in the wake of the ceasefire announced on the night of November 21st, two new/old battle-fronts had opened up for Binyamin Netanyahu and his ministers. The first is over public and governmental opinion in the region; the second over the support of the Israeli voter, with elections looming on January 22nd. The issue is the same on both of them: Who won?
TAGGED: Middle East, Egypt, Hamas, Gaza, Palestine, Israel