The sulha can only follow a hudna. How could it be otherwise? How could we go from the current conflict to peace in one go? Has this ever happened anywhere? There have always been negotiations before final peace. Expecting anything else is completely irresponsible. I hope that propping up the loser of the elections can help things move forward. But it hasn't so far, has it? Better to talk to those than won. And my money is on Blair doing exactly that soon, despite his declarations two years ago.
Death toll in Ankara blasts rises to 86 (AP)
from the article: Hamas renews call for cease-fire with Israel