Hamas too stands to win from a cease-fire with Israel
Hamas has gotten prisoners released, forced a cease-fire on Israel and leads the armed struggle, while Mahmoud Abbas isn’t even picking up any crumbs.
Now that Israel has accepted Egypt’s cease-fire proposal, Operation Protective Edge will go to the accountants to tally up the profits and losses. But it’s clear that if a cease-fire happens, both Hamas and Israel will gain.
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