Hamas lost it's rights in this matter when it splintered from the PA and took control of Gaza by force of arms. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Crazy Horse
    • 01.01.13 | 09:10 (IST)

    A reconcillation with Fatah would un-do this, but Hamas seems reluctant to engage on that point since reconcillation REQUIRES recognition of Israel and an absence of violence. Hamas must realize that with UN recognition, further violence only plays to the strong suit of Israels defense capability. What Israel cannot fight is an absence of violence.

    from the article: Hamas to Abbas: Transfer the Palestinian Authority to us, not Netanyahu
    First published 20:57 31.12.12 | Last updated 20:57 31.12.12
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