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It is hard to believe that the reconciliation between rival factions Fatah and Hamas is based on good faith. Hamas, which ruled Gaza by force and...
Monday, June 9, 2014
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Sanaa Kamel
Palestinian affairs remain in a conundrum despite the reconciliation between the West Bank and Gaza. All government employees are now under the...
Friday, June 6, 2014
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Sanaa Kamal
Despair pushes young people from Gaza to the border with the occupied territories (Israel) in search for work. From their point of view, the...
Thursday, June 5, 2014
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Nadeen Shaker
Twenty-year-old Essam Hasna is a cancer patient from the Gaza Strip who was supposed to get his treatment four months ago. In February, he went to...
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
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Sanaa Kamel, Zaher Fahim
Founded on crises, a consensus government has been formed between Fatah and Hamas after seven years of division. The spotlight is now on the latter,...
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
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Hani Ibrahim
The flag and logo of an organization that was launched a few days ago in the Gaza Strip suggest a Hezbollah now exists in Gaza. The organization is...
Saturday, May 31, 2014
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News of the Palestinian left’s objection to Fatah and Hamas sharing power in the government passed quickly and without much attention. But the new...
Thursday, May 22, 2014
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Amal al-Khalil
After the assassination attempt on Colonel Talal al-Urduni’s life on May 19, opponents of the Fatah Movement in Ain al-Hilweh [Palestinian refugee...
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
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Orouba Othman
Gaza: Palestinian rival factions, Fatah and Hamas, recently announced a landmark political pact. With two weeks left to form a new government, Azzam...
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
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