As of 6 a.m. Japan time on the 14th, 24 hours have handed because the Israeli navy notified the United Nations that residents of the northern Gaza Strip in Palestine ought to evacuate to the south inside 24 hours. There is a rising expectation that Israel will quickly launch a large-scale navy operation.
We requested Professor Emeritus Ryoji Tateyama of the National Defense Academy of Japan, an professional on the Palestinian challenge, concerning the background behind Israel’s resolution to launch a navy operation and the way Hamas will react in response.
It was broadcast on “Good Morning Japan” at 7 a.m. on the 14th.
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