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AMIRA HASS ON ISRAEL'S ENCLAVES STRATEGY

Amira Hass on how Hamas and Fatah have effectively bought into and become invested in Israel’s strategy for preempting Palestinian self-determination:

Both rival ruling movements were manoeuvred into becoming part of a geopolitical reality that Israel has been shaping relentlessly since 1991: the enclaves reality, aka the Bantustans – in short, the deliberate torpedoing of the two-state solution.

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Hamas

Who is Guilty of War Crimes in the Gaza War?

Israel is accused of a disproportionate response to Hamas rocket attacks. Is this accusation true? How does Israel compare to other military forces fighting asymmetrical wars?

News

The Israeli Solution, A Review, Part I: The Two-State Chimera*

Seminal, must read works exist in literature, philosophy, and political theory. For example, can one study the Cold War without having read George Kennan or discuss ethics without having read Rawls? noch 1.412 Wörter

In Palestine, Islamic State will replace both Fatah and Hamas

JERUSALEM POST
by Abraham Miller
June 16, 2015

Abbas’ Fatah organization grew out of secular ideologies. Its largest threat now comes from the growing fundamentalist revivalism sweeping the Islamic world. noch 113 Wörter

Israel & Middle East

Hamas - Terror Within Israel's Borders

Welcome back!  Hopefully you’ve had the opportunity to digest the facts about Hezbollah that you discovered yesterday.  Today, we’ll take a look at Hamas.

Unlike Hezbollah, who is based primarily outside Israel’s borders, Hamas has literally set up shop in Israel’s backyard.  noch 511 Wörter

Hamas

MOUIN RABBANI ON THE CRISIS OF PALESTINIAN NATIONALISM

movement no longer exists. Its rival claimants, for the time being based in Ramallah and Gaza City, have essentially abandoned anything remotely resembling a genuinely national project, consistently put factional privilege ahead of the national interest, and have become past masters at sabotaging any effort at popular mobilisation.

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Strategy