Fayyad is known as close to the US because he used to work for the US Federal Reserve. Fayyad also knows that in a democratic system, political terms end. How is it that reporters in Israel have details of the agreement when it has not been published (as far as I can tell) anywhere. Is there just speculation and reports of rumors, or as the agreement been published and translated already. Why is undoing the Bush-created schism horrible? Why is bringing unity to Palestinians horrible? Why is making possible an enforceable treaty with Palestinians a bad thing?
Police arrest 18-year-old Palestinian suspected in Old City stabbing (Haaretz)
from the article: Gaps between Hamas, Fatah loom large despite unity deal