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The Evolution Of Hamas

Hamas’ dilemma, much like the one Fatah faced in the 1990s, centers on a fundamental question: What happens when a resistance movement stops resisting and starts governing? 21 weitere Wörter


BBC waives chance to inform on Fatah Facebook incitement

Shortly after a surge in terror attacks against Israelis began in the autumn of 2015, the BBC News website produced a backgrounder titled „Is Palestinian-Israeli violence being driven by social media?“. 524 weitere Wörter


Hamas's Fatah and the No-State Solution

During a celebration in Ramallah marking the 52nd anniversary of the founding of his Fatah faction, Palestinian Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas declared that 2017 will be the „year of international recognition of the State of Palestine.“ Hailing the recent anti-settlement UN Security Council resolution 2334, Abbas said he was prepared to work with the new administration of Donald Trump „to achieve peace in the region.“ 247 weitere Wörter


"Very soon, we will find ourselves with a Hamas-led government in the West Bank"

Outgoing prosecutor: Intelligence shows Hamas will takeover West Bank post-Abbas
by Yonah Jeremy Robb
February 3, 2017

…Based on this intelligence, Lt.-Col. Hirsch, the newly retired chief West Bank prosecutor, is convinced that the area will become the next Hamastan once Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas dies…“I think the basic understanding is that the Fatah-run West Bank will not last for very long… once Mahmoud Abbas passes on. 49 weitere Wörter

Israel & Middle East

The UN does something right for a change - and the Palestinians have a hissy fit

On International Holocaust Memorial Day, which fell last Friday, 27th January, the new Secretary General of the UN, Antonio Guterres spoke movingly about the vicious antisemitism throughout the millennia which led to its inexorable nadir in the Holocaust. 688 weitere Wörter