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Hamas says reached deal with Palestinian rival Fatah

CAIRO: Palestinian rival factions Hamas and Fatah have reached a deal over political reconciliation, Hamas chief Ismail Haniyeh said in a statement on Thursday without providing further details.A Hamas official told Reuters that details are expected to be released at a ...

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Hamas and Fatah 'reach agreement' at Cairo talks

The Palestinian group Hamas says it has reached an agreement with rival group Fatah, ending a decade-long rift. Hamas, which controls the Gaza Strip, said details of the deal would be released later on Thursday. Fatah has not commented. Egypt ...

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Palestinian rivals Hamas, Fatah start unity talks in Cairo

CAIRO: Unity talks between rival Palestinian factions Fatah and Islamist group Hamas in Cairo began on an optimistic note on Tuesday, with a top Hamas delegate saying he was “full of hope” for a roadmap to reconciliation.The Western-backed mainstream Fatah ...

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Fatah and Hamas: a decade of strained relations

GAZA CITY: Ties between Palestinian rivals Fatah, a secular party, and the Islamist Hamas have been tense for a decade, at times erupting into deadly conflict.Hamas controls the narrow Mediterranean Gaza enclave of the Palestinian territories, while Fatah is based ...

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News Analysis: Hamas Offer Reflects Pressure From Egypt and Fatah

RAMALLAH, West Bank — The announcement from Hamas over the weekend arrived like a bouquet of roses for Mahmoud Abbas, president of the Palestinian Authority. After months of pressure from Mr. Abbas and more than a week of talks in ...

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