And any attempt at achieving these would be no more “legitimizing a terror organization” than it would have been for the Palestinians to have attempted reaching an understanding with the Zionists prior to 1948. Hamas has already shown a propensity for being relatively responsible and an openness to agreements with Israel. But dialogue is the key to ANY sort of progress, and progress is the key to ANY sort of change to Hamas' goals, views, and willingness for positive interaction. NOTHING can withstand change, but change requires initiative and proactive efforts.
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