Israel and Hamas are locked in battle for the first time since 2012 as Israel attempts to eliminate the infrastructure that has enabled the terrorist organization to extend the range of its rockets to target at least sixty percent of the Israeli population.
"The idea that you are trying to recreate the status quo ante is a prescription for ensuring you have to deal with this again in a few months time." - Dennis Ross
In this exclusive video presentation, Institute experts Brig. Gen. Michael Herzog (IDF Ret.), Dr. David Pollock, Ambassador Dennis Ross, and Dr. Robert Satloff address the causes of this conflict, its implications for the region, and the role that Washington can play in bringing it to an end.