It's loyal ally, going back to the founding of Hamas, Likud, will continue to do what is necessary to keep Hamas in power and Likud as well. They are birds of feather, dependent upon each other to justify their existence. When has Hamas EVER failed to take actions to aid Likud before an Israeli election? When has Likud EVER failed to support Hamas by preventing peace with the Palestinians? Forget what those Brothers, Hamas and Likud say. Actions speak louder than words and the both act to ensure the preservation of their alter-ego, there reason to exist. Each other.
Prime Minister Netanyahu's meeting with security chiefs ends after four hours (haaretz)
from the article: What Hamas is really afraid of