WATCH: 'ISIS Is Waiting for the Opportunity Not Only to Reach Gaza but the West Bank'

Abdel Bari Atwan, editor-in-chief of Rai al-Youm website, talks to France 24 on the latest in the Middle East.

Abdel Bari Atwan told France 24 on Wednesday that Salafist groups in Gaza that "now is the time" to expect ISIS to become a major force in Gaza.

According to Atwan, the editor-in-chief of the Rai al-Youm website, Hamas is talking to Israel indirectly about a 10-year truce and Iranians are pressuring like-minded organizations to focus efforts on Yemen and Syria, rather than Israel, creating a vacuum that ISIS would be more than happy to fill.

Atwan adds that this momentum could very well carry to the West Bank.