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Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas gives a statement on June 19, 2014 in the West Bank city of Ramallah during the 56th convention of the American Federation of Ramallah Palestine (ARFP), considered to be the largest Palestinian Organization in the US. AFP PHOTO/ABBAS MOMANI


Opinion: Unraveling Reconciliation

Opinion: Unraveling Reconciliation

Regardless of how unlikely it is that Hamas would kidnap three Israeli settlers just weeks after signing a unity agreement with Fatah, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is now trying to use last week’s incident to destroy the Hamas–Fatah reconciliation. It is...
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Palestinian protesters hold a large version of their national flag during a rally the day before the 66th anniversary of the “Nakba” on May 14, 2014 in Gaza city. “Nakba” means in Arabic “catastrophe” in reference to the birth of the state of Israel 66-years-ago in British-mandate Palestine, which led to the displacement of hundreds […]


Opinion: Hamas learns a lesson from Ennahda

Opinion: Hamas learns a lesson from Ennahda

There have been no uprisings in Palestine like those we have seen hit several neighboring countries in the region. That is to say, since its seizure of the Gaza Strip and its ejection of the representatives of the Palestinian Authority more than six years ago, Hamas...