February 21, 2024
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Zoom Briefing

The Middle East Institute hosted an on-the-record briefing on the impending ground invasion of Rafah, one of the last remaining safe zones for civilians in Gaza, and Egypt's preparations to secure and fortify its border ahead of the operation.


Eran Etzion
Non-resident Scholar
Fmr. head of policy planning at Israel's Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Mirette Mabrouk
Senior Fellow and Founding Director of the Egypt and the Horn of Africa Program