Abbas and Hamas reached some delicate understandings in Mecca that could have worked out for ALL concerned. Then the US steps in and says; SAY UNCLE LOUD AND CLEAR and BTW Tony Soprano IS your next leader. Hamas says; No way. The Special Forces were created because of Tony Soprano. US; Fine rot in your little hell hole. No money, no talks, no final status. The Bush administration has a record of turning gold into lead. One can also guess that Olmert is pleased. It looked as if Israel was actually going to have to get serious about Resolution.
Chief suspect in Bangkok bombing case arrested (dpa)
from the article: Hamas ministers resign to pave way for Fatah-Hamas coalition