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. Posted by Orrin Judd at August 19, 2014 7:56 PM[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.