True enough that Hamas won an election in Gaza. Their ensuing move to disarm and jail PA security/police personnel was very undemocratic. Besides, how is Israel supposed to negotiate with an entity whose charter says negotiations with Israel regrading Gaza and the West Bank are a waste of time; only the armed conquest of Israel will do?
Palestinians report IDF airstrikes on Islamic Jihad targets in southern Gaza Strip (Haaretz)
from the article: Veteran reporter Helen Thomas criticizes Obama's Mideast peace efforts