August 8, 2014
Israel has won the tunnel war, but lost the propaganda battle to Hamas (Con Coughlin, 08 Aug 2014, The Telegraph)
To judge by the general tenor of global reaction to the conflict, it would be fair to conclude that while Israel has unquestionably won the military campaign - it has completely destroyed the tunnel network as well as killed an estimated 900 Hamas militants - it stands precious little chance of winning the propaganda war.On that front, Hamas is the undisputed winner. The resignation of Baroness Warsi as a junior Foreign Office minister this week is the most high-profile example of the deep antipathy that has been generated around the world over what is regarded as Israel's immoral conduct.
Posted by Orrin Judd at August 8, 2014 8:15 PM
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