Fatah-Hamas Unity Off – For NowTalks between rivals Fatah and Hamas break down for now, possibly over the identity of the Prime Minister in the PA interim government.
PA 'Unity' Falters Over FayyadThe much ballyhooed Palestinian Authority “unity” appears to be falling apart over the question of who will lead its government.
Hamas-Run Gaza Not Quite Ready for PA 'Unity'The much-touted Palestinian Authority “unity” has not quite come to fruition in Gaza, according to Hamas.
Amos Gilad in Cairo to Discuss Gilad SchalitMaj. General Amos Gilad (res.) made a short trip to Cairo to "discuss the Schalit deal" and other issues affecting Israel-Egypt relations.
Knesset Ethics Committee Gives Tibi Wrist-SlapKnesset Ethics Committee settles for reprimanding MK Tibi for attending the Fatah-Hamas unity signing in Cairo and then meeting with Qaddafi.
Shaath: Unity Makes Liberation of Palestine PossiblePA negotiator Dr. Nabil Shaath says Fatah-Hamas reconciliation is essential to the "liberation of Palestine" during talks with Hamas in Gaza.
PA Vows Unilateral Moves; Obama: It's a MistakePA chairman Mahmoud Abbas vows to go to the UN if Israel doesn't sit down and negotiate with Hamas; Obama says, "it's a mistake."
Fayyad Suffers Heart Attack While in U.S.Palestinian Authority Prime Minister hospitalized in Texas after suffering heart attack while visiting his son.
Egyptian FM Says Hamas a 'True Partner' for PeaceEgypt's Foreign Minister says he brokered the Fatah-Hamas reconciliation to create a true partner for peace; calls George Washington a "terrorist."
Abbas Says He's Ready to Talk, Sets PreconditionsPA chairman Mahmoud Abbas told a US delegation he's 'ready to talk' and, in the same breath, set preconditions for doing so.
Hamas Founders Amid Lover's QuarrelHamas co-founders Khaled Mashaal and Mahmoud al-Zahar don't agree on PA talks with Israel; "resistance the only option," al Zahar says.
Fatah Official: We Agree with HamasFatah official says Hamas and Fatah "agree on everything," as representatives negotiate the details of planned unity gov't in Cairo.
Abbas Marches w/ Hamas in RamallahFatah and Hamas still don't get along that well - unless Yasser Arafat and anti-Israel ceremonies bring out their common denominator.
Abbas to be Prime Minister in PA Transitional GovernmentPA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas is to serve as Prime Minister in the PA transition government; Fayyad and Haniyeh to be his deputies.
Egypt to Open Gaza Bureau 'Within Days'Hamas and Fatah to meet in Cairo next week to discuss next Palestinian Authority government.
PA State Would Be Iranian Proxy, Says Min. ShalomDeputy PM Silvan Shalom says PA state would be Iranian proxy; Vice Premier Yaalon says Fatah-Hamas deal won't last; Hamas doubts statehood bid.
France Adds Funds for PA Unity Gov'tFrance has agreed to provide additional funding to the new Fatah-Hamas unity government to help cover salaries after Israel froze funds.
Despite Reconciliation: Mashaal Calls for Armed StruggleHamas leader says Arab resistance "in all forms" against Israel is required, will try to convince Fatah to adopt this approach.
Hamas: Region Changing in Our FavorHamas insists the Middle East is changing in its favor, and has no plans to moderate its positions or negotiate with Israel.
Jordan's Abdullah II Backs Fatah-Hamas Unity DealUnderscoring the chill in Israel-Jordan relations since his coronation, Abdullah II praised Cairo's Fatah-Hamas reconciliation. Self-preservation?
Hamas TV Broadcasting in Judea, Samaria; PA TV in GazaAnother sign of thaw between the twin terror groups: Hamas TV broadcasts in PA, and PA TV broadcasts in Gaza.
Clinton Won't Rule Out Dealing with Hamas-Fatah PASecretary of State gives fuzzy answer when asked if Hamas-Fatah pact closes door on "peace."
Diskin Plays Down PA Unity, Unilateral MovesOutgoing Shin Bet chief Yuval Diskin derided the Fatah-Hamas unity deal signed in Cairo today and played down worries over PA moves at the UN.
Netanyahu: Fatah-Hamas Unity "A Great Victory For Terror"PM Netanyahu lambasted PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas for embracing Hamas and giving terror a victory by signing the Fatah-Hamas Unity deal.
Fatah and Hamas Disagree Over Key IssuesAs Fatah and Hamas are due to officially sign the unity agreement between the two in Egypt on Wednesday, disagreements arise on key issues.
Bibi Launches Diplomatic Offensive; PA Says ‘Mind Your Business’Netanyahu launches a diplomatic offensive in Europe and called on Abbas to cancel the unity pact with Hamas. The PA says it is a ”domestic issue.”
Hamas and Fatah Sign for Unity Day after Hamas Mourns Bin LadenThe Fatah-led PA signed a preliminary unity deal with Hamas in Egypt; one day after the terrorist party mourned the elimination of Bin Laden.
Senior Hamas Delegation in CairoHamas terrorists led by Khaled Mashaal arrive in Egypt ahead of 'reconciliation' ceremony.
Gov't Freezes Tax and Customs Funds Transfer to PAThe government has frozen the routine transfer of taxes collected on behalf of the Palestinian Authority due to the Fatah-Hamas unity deal.
Lieberman: Hamas Terrorists will Roam Judea and SamariaForeign Minister predicts Hamas will take over Judea and Samaria in elections agreed upon with Fatah.
Report: PA Unity Deal is Cosmetic, BogusFatah-Hamas reconciliation an illusory move to make unilateral statehood threat seem more credible, says Maariv.
Hamas-PA Merger Calls Security Cooperation Into QuestionFatah-Hamas reconcilliation may scuttle cooperation between the IDF and PA security forces.
Abbas: Israel Must Release All Prisoners; Hamas: So Must AbbasPA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas has said "no peace" until Israel releases all Arab security prisoners; Hamas: Abbas must release all Hamas prisoners!
Hamas: Abbas' Safety Uncertain if He Visits GazaThough Gaza head Haniyeh invited Abbas to Gaza, a Hamas report says Fatah-PA leader could be hurt if he visits.
Abbas Holds 'Positive' Meeting with Hamas on UnityPA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas meets with Hamas leaders and calls for reconciliation, Jerusalem opposed..
Hamas Mum on Abbas OvertureHamas has yet to issue an official response to a statement by PA Chairman Abbas that he was ready to visit Gaza "at any time" for reconciliation.
Gaza Protesters Demand PA UnityPalestinian Authority Arabs in Gaza protest against their Hamas rulers and demand a unity government with Fatah.
Hamas, PA Two-Faced on Facebook Revolutions at HomeArab activists in Judea, Samaria, and Gaza want a 'Facebook Revolution' in the vein of the ones sweeping Arab countries throughout the region.
Egypt Mediating between 'Twin Terrors' Hamas and FatahCairo resumes mediation between the two major terror groups that rule over the Arabs of Judea, Samaria and Gaza.
Gaza: Fatah Prisoners Get Visit; Shalit Still IncommunicadoHamas allows Fatah to visit its prisoners in Gaza jails, in order to refute 'allegations and lies.'
PA: Hamas Plans 'Civil War' in Judea, SamariaPA security forces find a cache of Hamas rockets in Ramallah.
Fatah Declares: No to Israel as Jewish State, No to Land SwapsFatah, the Palestinian Authority leadership, has officially declared: No to Israel as a Jewish State, no to interim borders and no to land swaps.
Hamas Terrorists to Join Fatah's PA Forces?If Hamas and Fatah reconcile, Hamas terrorists will be protected and included in joint security forces, Fatah official says.
Abbas Calls on Hamas to Reconcile with FatahPA chief again calls on Hamas to sign Egyptian-brokered document that would lead to elections.
No Reconciliation Between Fatah and HamasFatah and Hamas are far from a reconciliation deal, despite the waiving of a requirement for Hamas to formally recognize the State of Israel.
Arab League Head in Gaza, Vows to Fight BlockadeArab League's Amr Moussa meets with Hamas leader Haniyeh, despite PA, promises “serious” efforts against Israeli blockade of Hamas-ruled Gaza.
Report: PA Forces Turn to HamasWND reports growing support for Hamas within PA ranks. US-trained PA forces jailed for terrorism.
US Praise for PA – Too Much, Too Early?US praises Palestinian Authority for cutting funding to Hamas, but ignores indirect funding.