July 14, 2014

Hamas Can Smell Victory

Michael Young, NOW Lebanon

The Associated Press

We will see in the coming days if Hamas’s sense of accomplishment is justified. The movement has learned from Hezbollah that merely surviving an Israeli onslaught can be played up as a victory. As for Netanyahu, what does he need to do short of destroying Hamas to declare an Israeli victory? It’s not at all clear. That’s why Hamas feels so confident.

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TAGGED: Middle East, Palestine, Hamas, Gaza, Israel

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