Hamas’ surprise attack on Israel this weekend is drawing comparisons to 9/11 and the 1973 Yom Kippur War. In an online discussion, Brookings experts Natan Sachs, Shibley Telhami, Suzanne Maloney, and Molly Reynolds weighed in on Israel’s response to the attacks, Iran’s involvement, the regional repercussions, and how domestic politics will bear on the U.S. response, moderated by Michael O’Hanlon.
- This will be a Pyrrhic victory for Hamas
- What the escalating Palestinian-Israeli crisis means for Middle East relations
- The end of America’s exit strategy in the Middle East
Thanks to audio engineer Gaston Reboredo and Raman Preet Kaur.