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    • Cormac
    • 27.01.06 | 13:11 (IST)

    I think there is much sense in what you say, Abdul. As you indicate, the result is hardly unexpected. Israel cannot negotiate with a group who ultimately seeks to destroy her and we will see whether Hamas can change constitutionaly. But Palestinians voted against corruption and for a sense of national, Islamic pride. The question is, can Hamas ever recognise any legitimacy to a Jewish national movement, and the state it gave birth too, if Israel can recognise the legitimacy of the Palestinian national movement and the state it seeks to give birth too. I am grateful for this oportunity to correspond with an Anglo-Muslim whose sympathies, I assume, lie with Palestinian Arab Muslims and Christians, as mine, of an Anglo-Jew, lie with Israeli Jews. Yours, Cormac

    from the article: Palestinian economics min. tells world to give Hamas chance
    First published 00:00 26.01.06 | Last updated 00:00 26.01.06
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