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  4/25/2014, Nissan 25, 5774

Obama: Fatah-Hamas Unity Push 'Unhelpful'


President Barack Obama of the United States said, Friday, that a decision by Palestinian Authority leader Mahmoud Abbas to seek unity with Hamas was "unhelpful", according to Agence France Presse.

Speaking in South Korea, Obama said his administration would not give up on Secretary of State John Kerry's peace push, despite the latest setbacks and Israel's declaration that the move had scuppered the American initiative.

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