TITLE

Hamas, Fatah weigh political future

AUTHOR(S)
Shapiro, Dmitriy
PUB. DATE
May 2014
SOURCE
Washington Jewish Week;5/1/2014, Vol. 50 Issue 18, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses reconciliation agreement between the Palestinian factions head of the Hamas government Ismail Haniyeh and senior Fatah official Azzam Al-Ahmed to form a Palestinian unity government. It presents the views of Elliott Abrams, a former top National Security Council official, on the same. It mentions that conflict between two factions since 2007 due to the previous year's election victories by Hamas which led to a civil war.
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95909178

 

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