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  Cheshvan 27, 5772 , 24/11/11

Abbas, Mashaal 'Open New Page"

Hamas politburo leader Khaled Mashaal said, Thursday, that he and Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas "opened a new page in our cooperation regarding all matters affecting the Palestinian people." The declaration came at the outset of a private meeting between the two, before they were joined by senior members of their factions at a meeting in Cairo designed to move forward on implementatio of the reconciliation agreement, signed a few months ago in the Egyptian capital, between Hamas and Abbas's Fatah faction.

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