1) The PA and Hamas are essentially at war with each other. 2) The only common goal of Hamas and the PA is to destroy Israel. 3) "Palestine" is entirely dependent on handouts to survive. 4) There has never been any desire upon the part of the Palestinians to build a nation that would live in peace with other nations. 5) Does the world need to create a failed state, when too many of them already exist?
Beirut protesters must leave environment ministry, interior minister says (Reuters)
from the article: Palestinians deny submitting official statehood request to UN