TITLE

RECONCILIATION: The Long Way to Effectual Palestinian Reconciliation

PUB. DATE
January 2012
SOURCE
Middle East Reporter (Weekly Edition);1/13/2012, Vol. 144 Issue 1284, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the move of two rival Palestinian factors, Hamas and Fatah, to make important steps to achieve reconciliation in 2011. According to political analyst Mohammad Hawash, the factors that change both factions' stances are the secular Palestinian movement for Fatah and the legitimacy seek by Hamas. It notes that Hamas makes effort to join and gain benefit from joining a political system in the Arab region, while Fatah tries to reinforce the Palestinian legitimacy.
ACCESSION #
70373147

 

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