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Facing a potential influx of Palestinian refugees from Gaza, Egypt is building a concrete wall. President al-Sisi fears destabilisation but may offer short-term sanctuary with international support, while long-term solutions involve revitalising the Palestinian Authority for a two-state plan.
Several Western donor countries have suspended funding to the UN agency for Palestinian refugees based on Israeli accusations of staff involvement in Hamas attacks, impacting millions of Palestinians in Gaza, despite ongoing investigations.
Hezbollah’s full involvement in the latest Israeli-Palestinian conflict would likely open up a regional war.
Palestinian conflict: How despair can drive people to violence, even if it puts their lives in danger4 min read
Research explains why Palestinians experiencing despair may gamble with their own lives despite little real hope of improving things.
Hamas was founded in 1987 and, since seizing control of Gaza in 2007, has clashed with the Israeli government frequently. But never like this before.
Conflict in the Middle East may distract the West, which could be to Russia’s advantage in the Ukraine war.
Hamas has achieved what it wanted by attacking Israel: Terror, escalation, and disruption to the international order5 min read
The incursion into Israel was textbook terrorism and the response appears to be exactly as Hamas and its backers will have hoped.