It is important to look ahead at the possible consequences of the current round of violence between Israel and Hamas. Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas is likely to lose the trust of his Palestinian constituency, and possibly Israeli lawmakers, while Hamas will not only emerge from this conflict intact, but probably stronger and more legitimate in the eyes of Palestinians than... Continue Reading
Drew Holland Kinney
Drew Holland Kinney is a Doctoral student of Political Science at Syracuse University's Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs. He focuses on international security in West Asia and North Africa, and holds a Master's in Political Science with a Certificate in Advanced Studies of the Middle East. Kinney has spent time researching and studying Arabic in Israel and Palestine at Birzeit University in the West Bank.