TITLE

The Rise of Hamastan in the Gaza Strip

AUTHOR(S)
Derfner, Larry
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;6/25/2007, Vol. 142 Issue 23, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the takeover of the Gaza Strip by Hamas militants who threw off the control of the Palestinian Authority (PA) and its Fatah armed wing. What some call an Islamist military coup against an Arab government has divided control of the Occupied Territories between Gaza under Hamas and the West Bank under the PA and its president, Mahmoud Abbas.
ACCESSION #
25443626

 

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