"Moderation or survival tactics?" - Danite For Hamas they are the same thing. They came to power before they were ready and have to adopt or fail. "They have moderated their rhetoric and taking it easy on the violence for now, but whether this is fundamental moderation or tactical flexibility remains to be seen." - Danite At least you have noticed the change. "In the meantime lets keep our guard up." - Danite Israel would be insane to let it down. Israel would be equally insane to shun the opportunity that a changing Hamas offers. It is not necessary to negotiate directly, Abbas is available.
Jordan foreign minister says to speak with Kerry on Israel-Palestinian conflict (Reuters)
from the article: Ah, where are those Arabs?