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Mills College Government Professor Weighs in on Escalating Hostilities Surrounding Israel

Oakland, CA–November 16, 2012 Mills College Professor of Government Fred Lawson, an expert on Middle East politics, shared his expertise on the growing tensions in the Gaza Strip and ongoing challenges of the region on KCBS Radio Thursday, November 15, 2012.

With the latest attacks threatening to trigger an Israeli ground invasion of Gaza, Lawson discussed how recent leadership changes in Israel, Hamas, and Egypt may allow the situation on Israel’s southern border to escalate. Lawson is the author of the book Constructing International Relations in the Arab World. He has written numerous articles about foreign policy and international relations in Syria and the Middle East.


Last Updated: 11/16/12