the views expressed by fatah and hamas are incompatible. it is hard to imagine what a mutant state would be like. will the new palestine rocket israsel, then whine when it's forces are attacked? will christians and women be suppressed like they are in gaza? will fatah and hamas resolve internal disputes by torture as they do now? stay tuned for this surreal drama in political posing.
U.S. to deliver 8 advanced F-16s to Egypt on July 30-31, U.S. embassy in Cairo says (Reuters)
from the article: Abbas: Fatah will continue to handle Mideast peace talks