MENASource Oct 20, 2023
The conflict in Gaza threatens Iraq’s stability, progress in US-Iraq relations
By C. Anthony Pfaff
After Israel responded to Hamas’s deadly October 7 attacks, Iraqis took to the streets in massive pro-Palestinian protests, burning Israeli flags and chanting anti-American slogans.
New Atlanticist Oct 16, 2023
What was Hamas thinking? And what is it thinking now?
By Alan Pino
Ahead of the October 7 attacks, Hamas may have believed Israel was weakened, distracted, and divided by its internal political turmoil. But it also may have misjudged both the international support it will enjoy and Israeli determination to sustain the fight now.