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    the creation of a Palestinian State. Hamas has to accept the right of Israel to exist. A reasonable position by Israel on settlements and borders will do more to weaken the political strength of Hamas then anything else. That's why Israel seeks to maintain support for Hamas by bombing Gaza.

    from the article: Israel, Palestinian envoys to hold talks in Jordan on Tuesday
    First published 18:03 01.01.12 | Last updated 18:03 01.01.12
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