In retaliation for the unprecedented attacks by Hamas militant group, Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to “demolish Hamas” as Israeli troops prepared to move into the Gaza Strip. Israel has cut off water, power and fuel supplies to Gaza, in the wake of the Hamas attack on October 7. There are fears of an escalating war and humanitarian crisis in the region.
In this episode of Global Heartbeat podcast, host Han Yong Hong invites Li Mingjiang, Associate Professor, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Nanyang Technological University to share his analysis of the Israel-Hamas war.
Hosted by Lianhe Zaobao’s Associate Editor, Han Yong Hong, Global Heartbeat is a Mandarin weekly news and current affairs podcast that is updated every Tuesday, 7.00 PM SGT. It is available on zaobao.sg, Apple Podcast, Google Podcasts, Spotify and other podcast platforms.