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Hamas: Unity Or Not, Resistance Will Continue

Hamas: Unity Or Not, Resistance Will Continue

Hamas-Fatah unity pact "does not mean an end to our resistance against the invaders", says Khaled Mashaal.Elad Benari, 21/05/2014 04:44
PA Security Adviser Says End Security Arrangements

PA Security Adviser Says End Security Arrangements

Senior Fatah official wants to end arrangements with Israel, claims many Jews support 'one-state solution of Palestine.'Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 19/05/2014 14:38
Hamas: 'Unity Government' Coming Within Days

Hamas: 'Unity Government' Coming Within Days

Hamas claims a new “Palestinian consensus government” will be finalized within days.Elad Benari, 19/05/2014 05:16
Hamas Forces Leave Abbas's Gaza Home

Hamas Forces Leave Abbas's Gaza Home

Gaza security forces leave PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas's house in Gaza City, as unity pact continues to be implemented.Elad Benari, 15/05/2014 04:46
Kerry, Abbas Meet in London for 'Informal' Talks

Kerry, Abbas Meet in London for 'Informal' Talks

Officials downplay the possibility of a breakthrough as US, PA meet for the first time since unity pact.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/05/2014 22:34
Hamas to Approve 'Unity' Government

Hamas to Approve 'Unity' Government

Fatah-Hamas government to be established only with Hamas's 'parliamentary' approval, Haniyeh says. Will the terror group have full control?Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/05/2014 18:33
Netanyahu: PA Accountable for 'Every Gaza Rocket'

Netanyahu: PA Accountable for 'Every Gaza Rocket'

Netanyahu notes unity deal has changed dynamics to Japanese FM, says 'we both face rogue states'; tells Emperor of similarities.Ari Yashar, 13/05/2014 17:55
PLO Official: 'Unity' Government By the End of May

PLO Official: 'Unity' Government By the End of May

Fatah member 'confident' that a unity government with Hamas will be enacted by the end of this month - despite Hamas's opposition.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 12/05/2014 20:36
Abbas: Hamas Doesn't Need to Recognize Israel

Abbas: Hamas Doesn't Need to Recognize Israel

PA Chairman insists that Hamas does not need to recognize Israel or renounce terrorism.Dalit Halevi and Elad Benari, 12/05/2014 04:13
Hamas: We Won't Recognize Israel

Hamas: We Won't Recognize Israel

Hamas reiterates it will not recognize Israel, says Americans are trying to get in the way of unity with Fatah.Dalit Halevi and Elad Benari, 11/05/2014 05:46
Fatah Agrees to Release All Hamas Prisoners

Fatah Agrees to Release All Hamas Prisoners

Hamas-Fatah reconciliation takes a step forward, despite sharp rhetoric. But will it last?Dalit Halevi and Tova Dvorin, 09/05/2014 15:00
Minister Slams Indyk's 'Lies'

Minister Slams Indyk's 'Lies'

Deputy Minister laments US envoy Martin Indyk's comments as the result of too much influence from PA propaganda.Hezki Baruch, 09/05/2014 13:45
PA: Hamas Will Not Be Part of 'Unity' Government

PA: Hamas Will Not Be Part of 'Unity' Government

The PA and Hamas continue to battle for control over a 'unity' government - one Abbas insists Hamas will not even be party to.Tova Dvorin, 09/05/2014 08:18
Hamas Kills 2 for 'Collaborating' with Israel

Hamas Kills 2 for 'Collaborating' with Israel

Hamas executes 'collaborators.' Will this become the norm in a unity government?AFP and Tova Dvorin, 07/05/2014 19:39
68% of Israeli Jews Support End to Peace Talks

68% of Israeli Jews Support End to Peace Talks

Monthly "Peace Index" survey sees majority wary to Hamas-Fatah agreement - and disagree with US blaming Israel for the talks' failure.Tova Dvorin, 07/05/2014 18:21
'Hamas Will Rise to Power in Judea and Samaria'

'Hamas Will Rise to Power in Judea and Samaria'

Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman gives grim prediction ahead of Palestinian Arab unity government elections.Tova Dvorin, 06/05/2014 18:19
Hamas Releases Fatah Prisoners from Gaza Prisons

Hamas Releases Fatah Prisoners from Gaza Prisons

Hamas-run Gaza government releases six prisoners affiliated with Fatah movement, part of the unity pact between the sides.Elad Benari, 06/05/2014 03:45
PA Police to Merge with Hamas Police in Gaza?

PA Police to Merge with Hamas Police in Gaza?

Hamas leaders intend to incorporate PA police into its own forces, representatives say, after meeting in Qatar.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/05/2014 21:21
Video Shows Fatah Committed to Terror, Not Talks

Video Shows Fatah Committed to Terror, Not Talks

Fatah official back in height of peace talks declared 'Palestinian blood,' not negotiations, would 'bring back Jerusalem.'Ari Yashar, 05/05/2014 10:10
Abbas and Mashaal to Meet in Qatar

Abbas and Mashaal to Meet in Qatar

Hamas and Fatah continue to hold talks on the implementation of the unity pact signed between the sides recently.Dalit Halevi, 05/05/2014 01:16
Hamas Insists on Military Control in Unity Gov't

Hamas Insists on Military Control in Unity Gov't

Gaza denies reports of a merger with PA police forces in another declaration that Hamas will rule a unity government.Tova Dvorin, 04/05/2014 10:28
Senators to Kerry: Condition Aid to PA

Senators to Kerry: Condition Aid to PA

Senators Kirk and Rubio call on Kerry to state that aid to PA will be cut off if unity government fails to recognize Israel.Elad Benari, 02/05/2014 05:44
Kerry: Hamas-Fatah Pact Was Unexpected

Kerry: Hamas-Fatah Pact Was Unexpected

Secretary of State admits that the unity deal between Fatah and Hamas took the U.S. by surprise.Elad Benari, 02/05/2014 03:14
Islamic Jihad Seeks to Join Hamas-Fatah Pact

Islamic Jihad Seeks to Join Hamas-Fatah Pact

Three Islamic Jihad leaders visit Egypt for talks on joining Hamas-Fatah unity government.Elad Benari, 01/05/2014 04:43
Fatah: '2-State Solution Dead, Time for War'

Fatah: '2-State Solution Dead, Time for War'

Fatah official on TV calls for 'historic solution' of armed struggle; claims all of Israel is 'Palestine.'Ari Yashar, 30/04/2014 10:07
Hamas To Run in 'Palestinian President' Elections

Hamas To Run in 'Palestinian President' Elections

Senior Hamas figure says his group will submit a candidate, potentially take a position of control, in unity elections.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 30/04/2014 02:12
Israel Warns: Your Money Will Go to Hamas

Israel Warns: Your Money Will Go to Hamas

"When Israel tries to tango with Abbas, we find ourselves abandoned on the dance floor," says Israeli Ambassador Prosor.Elad Benari, 30/04/2014 00:16
Hamas Leader Says Abbas 'Lying' About Unity Govt.

Hamas Leader Says Abbas 'Lying' About Unity Govt.

Hamas co-founder denies his group will recognize Israel's existence or put its terror army under PA control, calls Abbas 'very weak.'Ari Yashar, 29/04/2014 22:39
Official: Obama Backed Us on Hamas

Official: Obama Backed Us on Hamas

Israeli official says Israel received "a specific commitment" from the Obama administration regarding negotiations with Hamas.Elad Benari, 29/04/2014 05:12
EU Calls to Resume Peace Talks Despite Unity Pact

EU Calls to Resume Peace Talks Despite Unity Pact

Catherine Ashton says EU expects new government to be headed by Abbas, recognize Israel's right to exist.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/04/2014 14:06
'Hamas Attempting to Create Another Holocaust'

'Hamas Attempting to Create Another Holocaust'

Prime Minister strongly condemns Hamas-Fatah unity pact ahead of Holocaust memorial day, calls for Abbas to stop allying with terrorists.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 27/04/2014 11:28
Danon: Abbas Becoming a Professor of Terrorism

Danon: Abbas Becoming a Professor of Terrorism

Deputy Defense Minister slams the speech by Abbas before the PLO Central Council.Uzi Baruch and Elad Benari, 27/04/2014 04:41
Abbas Speech The 'Death Blow' To Peace Talks

Abbas Speech The 'Death Blow' To Peace Talks

Israeli officials slam Abbas speech Saturday which reiterated ultimatums, delivered 'coup de grace' to talks.Ari Yashar, 26/04/2014 20:08
Haniyeh to Abbas: Don't Bow to 'External Pressure'

Haniyeh to Abbas: Don't Bow to 'External Pressure'

Hamas’s Gaza Prime Minister phones PA Chairman for the first time since unity pact announced.Elad Benari, Canada, 26/04/2014 00:26
PA's Prime Minister Offers to Step Down

PA's Prime Minister Offers to Step Down

PA Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah offers to step down, in a move which may pave the way for a unity government with Hamas.Elad Benari, Canada, 25/04/2014 21:40
'Ignore Hamas Deal, Continue Talks'

'Ignore Hamas Deal, Continue Talks'

Prof. Alex Bley of Ariel University says unity deal merely staged threat by Abbas, 'we need to keep sending Livni to talk with Abbas.'Benny Toker, Ari Yashar, 25/04/2014 10:05
ADL: Suspension of Peace Talks Fully Justified

ADL: Suspension of Peace Talks Fully Justified

The Anti-Defamation League supports Israel’s decision to suspend peace talks with the PA in light of its pact with Hamas.Elad Benari, 25/04/2014 05:44
Netanyahu: Hamas-Fatah Deal is a 'Blow to Peace'

Netanyahu: Hamas-Fatah Deal is a 'Blow to Peace'

Speaking to foreign media, Netanyahu vows he will not negotiate with the PA so long as it is part of a government with Hamas.Elad Benari, 25/04/2014 01:15
US to 'Reconsider' Aid to PA if It Joins Hamas

US to 'Reconsider' Aid to PA if It Joins Hamas

Aid to a unity government that includes Hamas would amount to providing assistance to a terrorist organization.Gil Ronen, 24/04/2014 14:14
Fatah Official: Hamas will Accept 2-State Solution

Fatah Official: Hamas will Accept 2-State Solution

Jibril Rajoub says all of the Palestinian factions will have to follow Mahmoud Abbas's lead on 'peace process.'Gil Ronen, 24/04/2014 08:25
Fatah Slams Netanyahu's 'Racist' Coalition

Fatah Slams Netanyahu's 'Racist' Coalition

Senior Fatah official Jibril Rajoub claims the deal between Hamas and Fatah has nothing to do with the peace talks with Israel.Elad Benari, 24/04/2014 04:43
Islamic Jihad: Hamas-Fatah Pact Will Fail

Islamic Jihad: Hamas-Fatah Pact Will Fail

Islamic Jihad says agreement between Hamas and Fatah will fail, cites the five-week period set by the sides to form unity government.Elad Benari, 24/04/2014 03:46
Abbas: Hamas Pact Doesn't Contradict Peace Talks

Abbas: Hamas Pact Doesn't Contradict Peace Talks

PA chairman believes he can form a government with Hamas and still hold peace talks with Israel.Elad Benari, 24/04/2014 02:14
U.S. Backs Israel's Move to Cancel Talks with PA

U.S. Backs Israel's Move to Cancel Talks with PA

State Department says Israel can't be expected "to negotiate with a government that does not believe in its right to exist."Elad Benari, 24/04/2014 01:16
Cabinet to Decide if 'Peace Talks' are Over

Cabinet to Decide if 'Peace Talks' are Over

Netanyahu calls John Kerry, says 'whoever makes peace with Hamas cannot make peace with Israel.'Gil Ronen, 23/04/2014 22:43
Israel: Fatah & Hamas United... on Annihilating Us

Israel: Fatah & Hamas United... on Annihilating Us

Foreign Minister Liberman: This is the end of negotiations. Minister Bennett: The PA has become the largest terror body in the world.Gil Ronen, 23/04/2014 18:35
Fatah-Hamas Unity Government in Five Weeks?

Fatah-Hamas Unity Government in Five Weeks?

In secret Gaza meetings officials say decision reached to form unity government for 'one national program' as peace talks crumble.Ari Yashar, 23/04/2014 08:33
Fatah and Hamas to Relaunch Unity Efforts

Fatah and Hamas to Relaunch Unity Efforts

Prime Minister Netanyahu derides PA zig-zagging: 'When they want peace they should let us know.'Ari Soffer and AFP, 22/04/2014 18:06
Hamas Releases Fatah Prisoners in Gesture

Hamas Releases Fatah Prisoners in Gesture

Gaza's Hamas government frees seven imprisoned Fatah members, part of efforts to mend relations between the longtime rivals.Elad Benari, 09/01/2014 05:12
Hamas: Reconciliation with Fatah in 2014

Hamas: Reconciliation with Fatah in 2014

Hamas announces new policies promoting reconciliation with Fatah, introduces confidence-building measures.Dalit Halevy, 06/01/2014 20:04
Haniyeh Invites Abbas to Discuss Unity Government

Haniyeh Invites Abbas to Discuss Unity Government

Hamas’s Prime Minister in Gaza invites the head of the rival Fatah to discuss the formation of a unity government.Elad Benari, 20/12/2013 05:08
Ashton Urges Reconciliation with Hamas

Ashton Urges Reconciliation with Hamas

Unity between Hamas and Fatah important for "two-state solution", says EU foreign policy chief.Elad Benari, 25/10/2013 04:45
Hamas and Fatah Leaders Speak on Eve of Holiday

Hamas and Fatah Leaders Speak on Eve of Holiday

The leaders of longtime rival factions Fatah and Hamas spoke via telephone, stressing the need for reconciliation.Elad Benari, 16/10/2013 06:43
Hamas to PA: Stop Talking to Israel

Hamas to PA: Stop Talking to Israel

Netanyahu's demand that the PA recognize Israel a Jewish state means there should be no peace talks, says Hamas spokesman.Dalit Halevi & Elad Benari, 07/10/2013 02:47
Abbas Planning to Call Elections, Challenge Hamas

Abbas Planning to Call Elections, Challenge Hamas

PA Chairman planning to challenge Hamas by holding elections only in Judea and Samaria, declaring that Gaza is a 'rebel region.'Elad Benari, Canada, 24/08/2013 01:15
Fatah: Hamas Stirring Up Trouble in Egypt

Fatah: Hamas Stirring Up Trouble in Egypt

Fatah spokesman: Hamas put its alliance with the Muslim Brotherhood before its concern for the "Palestinian cause".Dalit Halevi & Elad Benari, 08/07/2013 05:12
Haniyeh to Abbas: Don't Negotiate with Israel

Haniyeh to Abbas: Don't Negotiate with Israel

Hamas prime minister urges PA Chairman "not to fall yet again into the trap of talks" with Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 29/06/2013 01:01