Olmert and Abbas "will discuss the establishment of the Fatah-dominated emergency government in the West Bank." The fact that Hamas was legally and democratically elected to represent the Palestinean People is irrelevent to Israel and it's proxy, Bush. Even former U.S. Presiden Carter, stated last week that the Bush administration's refusal to accept the 2006 election victory of Hamas was "criminal." Carter further stated that Hamas, besides winning a fair and democratic mandate that , had proven itself to be far more organized in its political and military showdowns with the Fatah movement of Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas.
Roadside bomb kills five border officers in western Iraq (AP)
from the article: Abbas says he will only talk to Olmert about final status issues