Global Mediator Or Political Patron Of Terror? Why We Should Be Circumspect Of Qatar’s Mediation Efforts In The Israel-Hamas Conflict – OpEd
Since the start of the war, Qatar has been playing a proactive role in brokering a deal between Israel and Hamas to exchange hostages in return for a ceasefire. However, Qatar is also one of Hamas' largest political and financial patrons. Hence, any commendation of Qatar should be read with a grain of salt.