Tag: Fatah-Hamas Unity

Ismail Haniyeh- Reuters
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Hamas willing to start talks with Fatah

Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh meets Egyptian officials, say the organization is willing to begin reconciliation talks with longtime rival. By Elad Benari – Arutz Sheva Hamas politburo chief Ismail Haniyeh said after meetings with senior Egyptian officials that the organization is willing to begin reconciliation talks to advance the establishment […]

Abbas holds rare meeting with Hamas officials
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Abbas holds rare meeting with Hamas officials

PA chairman meets delegation of Hamas officials amid ongoing Hamas-Fatah feud. By Elad Benari – Arutz Sheva Palestinian Authority (PA) chairman Mahmoud Abbas on Tuesday met with a delegation of Hamas officials in his offices in Ramallah, Yediot Aharonot reported. Heading the Hamas delegation was former minister Nasser al-Din al-Shaer, the report […]

New PLO Unity Government Talks ‘Reach Impasse’
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New PLO Unity Government Talks ‘Reach Impasse’

The saga continues as the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) negotiations with Hamas and Islamic Jihad continue to sputter in their attempts to form a new unity government, after Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas dissolved the last dysfunctional government earlier this month.   Azzam al-Ahmad, a senior head of Abbas’s […]

PLO Holds Unity Government Talks With Hamas, Islamic Jihad
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PLO Holds Unity Government Talks With Hamas, Islamic Jihad

A Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) committee launched talks with Hamas and Islamic Jihad on Saturday with the objective of forming a new unity government, after Palestinian Authority (PA) chairman Mahmoud Abbas dissolved the dysfunctional previous one earlier this month.   PLO Executive Committee member Hanna Amireh told the Palestinian Arab […]

Abbas: ‘No Place’ for Hamas in New Government
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Abbas: ‘No Place’ for Hamas in New Government

Palestinian Authority (PA) chairman Mahmoud Abbas on Sunday told visiting French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius that any new Palestinian unity government should not include Hamas, AFP reports.   The remarks came on the eve of a key meeting of the executive committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) to discuss […]

Hamas and Fatah Sliding Towards Open War in Gaza
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Hamas and Fatah Sliding Towards Open War in Gaza

Despite having formed a unity agreement last April torpedoing peace talks, Hamas and Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas’s Fatah faction seem to be slowly sliding into open warfare in Gaza, as an attempted assassination on a Fatah official on Monday caps off incessant back and forth car bombings.   […]

PA Unity FM Accuses Israel of Fabricating the Abduction
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PA Unity FM Accuses Israel of Fabricating the Abduction

Hamas-Fatah unity government Foreign Minister Riyad al-Malki accused Israel on Friday of not only conducting an “exaggerated” and “political” search for three teens kidnapped by Hamas terrorists last Thursday, but also of fabricating the abduction itself.   Malki criticized Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, speaking to AFP at a conference at […]

Hamas and Fatah Threaten Israel With ‘Force’
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Hamas and Fatah Threaten Israel With ‘Force’

Terrorist organizations in Gaza, including Hamas and Fatah’s Al-Aqsa Martyrs’ Brigade faction, threatened on Tuesday that they would take action if Israel continues its crackdown on the Hamas terror infrastructure in Judea and Samaria.   Commenting on the IDF operation seeking to rescue the three Israeli teens kidnapped by Hamas […]