Quiet after the storm (Nov 19-25)
So the rockets have stopped in Gaza. But these events need to remain tied to their historical context, says Eóin Murray; Israel is playing a long game. Martin Shaw sees them playing with fire, while our columnist Paul Rogers argues that, despite the close relationship between Israeli and US defence forces, regional politics are moving in favour of Hamas. Mohammed Suliman’s interview live on CNN was interrupted by a missile, and the ceasefire is discussed by Rob Prince and Mohammed S. Alnadi.