Israel and Hamas : a new equation for Mid-East peace?
James M. Dorsey
Date of Issue2011
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Israeli and Palestinian hardliners rather than moderates are serving each other's purpose in the Middle East conflict. That is the underlying dynamic of the political calculations of both Israel and Hamas in the recent lopsided swap of an Israeli soldier for over a thousand Palestinian prisoners.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries ; 156-11