TITLE

Hamas, Fatah and the Palestinian Identity Crisis

AUTHOR(S)
Ghitis, Frida
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
World Politics Review (Selective Content);5/ 5/2011, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Database
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the identity crisis that might beset Palestine once Hamas and Fatah attempt to implement their fresh agreement in 2011. It highlights the role played by the Palestinian Authority (PA) and the reaction by Hamas' Ismail Haniyeh on the killing of Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden. It says that the comment by Haniyeh came days after the reconciliation agreement reached between rivals Fatah and Hamas.
ACCESSION #
80000989

 

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