Khalid, you need to figure out how to improve the credibility of HAMAS before one would trust them in negotations - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jacob Blues
    • 16.06.05 | 16:31 (IDT)

    You put your 2 point plan up before. But HAMAS, as an external group has no responsibility to adhere to any of its obligations, and as an extra-governmental organization deserves no recognition. Just like there is only one group in the PA that should bear arms, so should there be only 1 group that negotiates with Israel. Currently, that group is the PA, led by Abu Mazen. It's his job to deal with the internal Palestinians. It would be akin to Abu Mazen talking to Kach to decide national policy.

    from the article: Foreign Ministry protests EU contacts with Hamas officials
    First published 00:00 16.06.05 | Last updated 00:00 16.06.05
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