Policy Brief 13/11/2023
For now, Israel appears to be aiming to destroy Gaza’s infrastructure, push the population towards the Egyptian Sinai, and go after Hamas by destroying its underground tunnels. However, it does not have a clear exit strategy or a post-war future plan. It is unclear about the time and effort required to eliminate Hamas completely. But even if Israel achieves its stated objective of getting Hamas out of Gaza, it will leave the overcrowded enclave leaderless, which is already suffering from violence and poverty.