The surprise attack conducted by Hamas on 7 October, and the subsequent retaliatory actions from a traumatised Israel, will inevitably lead to bloodshed and much diplomatic activity in the Middle East in the coming months, says Dr Tobias Borck, Senior Research Fellow for Middle East Security.
In this video commentary, Dr Borck gives two possible scenarios for international security following the devastating actions of Hamas, and Israel’s subsequent ‘siege’ of Gaza.
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Dr Tobias Borck
Senior Research Fellow, Middle East Security