first Mazen wants talks with Hamas and now this - excellent news! - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • redmike
    • 03.10.07 | 18:13 (IST)

    Why was the news that Mazen wants to talk to Hamas released just before the meeting today? He, like Arafat, doesn't want peace. Mazen was in a terrible situation! He was faced with a weak Israeli PM that has major domestic problems that might have given him everything that he asked for - and then where would he be?! Things are starting to look better by the day. Close off Gaza completely and throw away the key.

    from the article: Gaza banks say may shut down by Jan. over financial clampdown
    First published 00:00 03.10.07 | Last updated 00:00 03.10.07
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