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May 04, 2011

Hamas Declares Israel as Common Enemy at Reconciliation Ceremony in Cairo

Fatah leader Abbas with Hamas leaderMashaal

At a Cairo ceremony officializing the reconciliation between Hamas and Fatah, Hamas leader Khaled Mashaal declared Israel the common enemy:

The only campaign we have is against Israel. We want an independent, sovereign Palestinian state in the West Bank and Gaza Strip...

...Our common enemy is Israel. Israel must be fought through force and diplomacy.

Meanwhile, the Hamas leader in Gaza, Mahmoud Zahar, insisted that Hamas would never recognize Israel and never give up its 'right" to Palestine.

Read the seven essential facts you should know about Hamas here.

Posted by rh at May 4, 2011 12:27 PM


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