MembersANALYSIS: Israel, Iran and the Middle East after 4 months of war

Iran must now decide between expanding the war via Syria and Lebanon, or putting out the flames for the time being.

By Yochanan Visser | | Topics: Iran, Gaza, Hamas
The Hamas invasion was just the opening act. The Middle East is now on the verge of a much, much bigger war. Photo by Chaim Goldberg/Flash90
The Hamas invasion was just the opening act. The Middle East is now on the verge of a much, much bigger war. Photo by Chaim Goldberg/Flash90

Israel has now been embroiled in a war for four months that began with an unprecedented and barbaric attack on the south of the country, and which initially appeared to have a purely local character.

It was Hamas against Israel again, so people thought, and that is still the way it is viewed in circles outside Israel. But recent developments in this war show that this is a regional conflict that now clearly has the potential to become a war with global proportions.

A war is developing in the Middle East between a bloc led by the Islamic Republic of Iran on the one hand, and a Western bloc led by Israel, the United States, and now Great Britain, which entered the arena via the Red Sea front at the end of January.

After first sending warships to the area around Yemen, the British Royal Air Force also participated in raids on the Ansar Allah militia (Houthis) in Yemen recently.

In addition, the Brits sent an aircraft carrier to the Red Sea earlier this week, while the RAF also took...

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2 responses to “ANALYSIS: Israel, Iran and the Middle East after 4 months of war”

  1. Vernon Ryan says:

    Ezekiel 38 is no longer on the horizon, it is approaching the border of Israel on a daily basis.

  2. Miguel V. Amaro says:

    Praise the LORD GOD of Heaven!!!

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