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    • Baz Mann
    • 20.06.07 | 21:46 (IDT)

    Mr. Abbas should try to remember who won the elections fair and square and who was the obstacle to forming a national unity government from the first day after the election. His party, Fatah and its security branches acted as if the Palestinians did not make the right choice and it is their obligation to be the guardians despite the people's choice. Also, he decreed (as if he was a king) the validity of the new government eventhough its formation must be approved by the parliment. Legally speaking, his current government is the unlawful one. Who is kidding whom Mr. President? Just ask any shop owner in Main street of Ramallah about the protection money extracted from them by your security thugs.

    from the article: Abbas: No dialogue with 'murderous terrorists' in Hamas
    First published 00:00 20.06.07 | Last updated 00:00 20.06.07
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