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    • Chris
    • 14.11.12 | 20:59 (IST)

    "In the absence of any alternative leadership in Gaza, and at a time when the use of force is achieving only partial results, Israel would be better off recognizing that the deterrence formula has limits " Hamas may be less of a problem now than Islamic Jihad so IJ will have to be 'deterred' either directly or by Hamas or (unlikely) the citizens in Gaza. In the end, the problem is Iran and Egypt will not be able to negotiate with them.

    from the article: The limits of deterrence
    First published 06:18 13.11.12 | Last updated 06:18 13.11.12
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