Abbas is not a fiction - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • peace lover
    • 21.06.07 | 14:54 (IDT)

    This article has some truth but has a lot of false interpretations of palastenian reality. Both Arabs and Jews seems to love mixing facts with fiction. 1- Yes Hamas won several seats in the west bank But This was a more than a year ago and now sanctions have demoralised many people in the west bank and helped to slum the Hamas majority 2- Yes their is corruption in the palastenian authority But Their was several allegation of corruption among Israeli poltician , that never stoped them from being re-elected. 3- hamas managed to shock the palastenian people by their naf and savage actions in Gaza, this will put off even more people from supporting this type of Islamic movements 4- Finally, a lot od people particularly in the west blammed the sanction for igniting the fleme in Gaza, so lefting the sanction and supporting Abbas at least will give him a final chance to salvage something before it is too late

    from the article: Mahmoud Abbas is a fiction
    First published 00:00 21.06.07 | Last updated 00:00 21.06.07
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