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    • TC, California
    • 22.12.10 | 06:41 (IST)

    You know that the withdrawal from Gaza was not accomplished through any negotiated agreement with the Palestinians. Remember, "unilateral". It was done purposely so that the the moderate (and sometimes corrupt) Fatah couldn't gain any political support by the Israeli withdrawal. That alone gave Hamas the upper hand in the elections. One wonders if that wasn't Israel's intention all along.

    from the article: If Gaza events spin out of control, Israel will struggle against new weaponry
    First published 01:49 22.12.10 | Last updated 01:49 22.12.10
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