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Policy Notes 19

Ehud Yaari

October 2014

In a September 10 television appearance, Hamas leader Mousa Abu Marzouk suggested that Hamas might engage in direct talks with the Israelis. The surprising comment, made following Hamas's costly summer military engagement in Gaza, reflected the group's desperate need for a period of calm, with its weapons stockpiles depleted and international ties badly frayed. Even as the official Hamas movement has distanced itself from Marzouk's remarks, the group is increasingly aware that it cannot wage its "resistance" campaign...

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