August 19, 2014
WHEN YOU'D RATHER COLLABORATE WITH AUTHORITARIANS...:
How Egypt Prolonged the Gaza War (MICHELE DUNNE, NATHAN J. BROWN AUGUST 18, 2014, Foreign Policy)
...than talk to democrats, you've warped yourselves.[W]hile a strong Egypt-Israel alliance was supposed to cut Hamas down to size, this strategy has also backfired on the diplomatic front. However much it has bloodied Hamas -- and particularly the population of Gaza -- the war has actually led to a breaking of international taboos on dealing with Hamas, a former pariah.
Posted by Orrin Judd at August 19, 2014 7:56 PM