Saturday, March 26, 2011

Israel-Hamas War Now Inevitable

Following the revolution in Eygpt, according to Barry Rubin, "Egypt's Revolution Plus U.S. Government Mistakes Makes Israel-Hamas War Inevitable":

I'm going to make a prediction here that, unfortunately, I'm sure will come true. Any good analyst should be able to see this, yet few will until it happens within the next one or two years:

The Egyptian revolution and U.S. policy mistakes make a new Israel-Hamas war inevitable, and as a result it will be a lot more of an international mess.


First, Hamas, which rules the Gaza Strip, is a revolutionary Islamist movement that views itself as directed by God's will; considers Jews to be subhuman; believes that a willingness to court suicide and welcome death and destruction will bring victory; is certain that it is going to destroy Israel; and is determined to transform Palestinian society into an Islamic utopia, no matter how many people it has to kill. It is indifferent to the well-being, or even physical survival, of the Palestinians it rules ...
Lots more at the link above.

Rubin's the go-to guy on this stuff!


Mr. Mcgranor said...

I am supporting the Palistinian State, despite certain terrorism done in its name.