French diplomacy in the cross-fire, as Middle East conflict unravels

Three months into the Israel-Hamas war, the conflict shows no sign of abating as regional players are being drawn into battle, despite diplomatic efforts to prevent the spread of hostilities. Amid fears of the entire Middle East being engulfed by violence, France has repeatedly warned Iran and its proxies to stay away from the fight. RFI’s David Coffey asks lawyer and Middle East defence expert, Ardavan Amir Aslani, whether France’s calls are being ignored?

You can find the interview here.