July 25, 2014

Strategies Collide in Gaza

Walter Russell Mead, The American Interest

The Associated Press

Many wars are fought over accidents and misunderstandings. This is not one of those times. With key interests at stake, the conflict in Gaza is likely to continue.

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

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