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Palestinian factions back Turkey for expelling Israel envoy

Related: The Mavi Marmara Massacre Maan News Agency | Sept 3, 2011 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Palestinian factions in the Gaza Strip have welcomed the Turkish decision to expel Israeli diplomats from Ankara after a critical UN report about Israel’s raid on the 2010 freedom flotilla. Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri welcomed Turkey’s decision to […]

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Islamic Jihad slams rapid digging near Aqsa

[ 06/03/2011 – 11:58 AM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– The Islamic Jihad movement has strongly condemned accelerated Israeli excavations south of the Aqsa Mosque, calling on the OIC, Arab League and rights groups to act urgently to defend the historic Islamic landmarks of Jerusalem against Judaization. The Aqsa Islamic heritage foundation had revealed that Israel […]

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Hamas to re-start national unity talks with Fateh – International Middle East Media Center

Sunday March 06, 2011 01:46 by Saed Bannoura – IMEMC News The Hamas party, which won elections in 2006 but was prevented from forming a government in the West Bank, announced Saturday that it is working on an initiative to restore national unity with its main rival party, Fateh. Sami Abu Zuhri (image by Uprooted […]

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Khreisha calls for boycotting next Fayyad gov’t

[ 28/02/2011 – 10:18 AM ]   RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Independent member of the Palestinian legislative council Hassan Khreisha has urged all Palestinian factions not to join the new government under Salam Fayyad. He said in a press release on Sunday that the government, which Fayyad plans to form without PLC endorsement, would be illegitimate and […]

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Resistance factions refuse elections in absence of reconciliation

[ 05/02/2011 – 03:45 PM ]   GAZA, (PIC)– Palestinian resistance factions in the Gaza Strip have declared rejection of de facto president Mahmoud Abbas’s call for elections while division was still ruling in the Palestinian arena. Politburo member of the popular resistance factions Hasan Al-Za’lan said in a terse statement after a meeting for […]

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Coalition of factions in Lebanon slam PA for waiving people’s rights

[ 30/01/2011 – 04:59 PM ]   BEIRUT, (PIC)– The coalition of Palestinian factions in Lebanon condemned the Fatah-controlled Palestinian authority (PA) and its liberation organization for making serious concessions to the Israeli side, stressing it proved it was untrustworthy and unqualified to speak on behalf of the Palestinian people. In a press release, the […]

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South Africa offers initiative to end Palestinian split

[ 21/10/2010 – 11:10 AM ]   RAMALLAH, (PIC)– The state of South Africa proposed an initiative to end internal division in Palestine and achieve reconciliation based on the country’s experiences. Former deputy chair of South Africa’s Truth and Reconciliation Committee Alexander Boraine announced the launch of a campaign with Hamas and Fatah to introduce […]

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