What can we learn so far from the war on Hamas?
Israel needs a larger standing army that can better protect its borders and a stronger military able to fight at least on two fronts simultaneously. It must also lower its dependency on the US for ammunition and weaponry. On the bright side, the Abraham Accords seem to have overcome a difficult test, but Israel remains on its own when it comes to the Iranian nuclear threat.
Letting the PA fail in Gaza can become an advantage for Israel
Hopefully, Israel will have enough time to achieve the goal of the war – the elimination of Hamas’s military infrastructure and the restoration of Israeli deterrence. Israel has no desire to stay in Gaza and take responsibility for its population. However, it wants to maintain military freedom of action to stem the growth of terrorist organizations in