July 14, 2014

Palestinians Die in a Cynical Military Game

Hussein Ibish, The National

The Associated Press

Lost amid the carnage, the key fact about the latest Israeli-Palestinian conflagration remains largely unrecognised: Egypt’s new and pivotal role. Egypt has always been the default broker between Israel and Hamas, since it is able to deal with Hamas without according it any greater international and diplomatic legitimacy.

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

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