Hamas, Islamic Jihad Leaders Snub Abbas

(Ha'aretz) Arnon Regular - The heads of Hamas and Islamic Jihad Thursday refused to meet directly with Abbas. In a move that could be construed as personally humiliating, only minor officials from the two organizations were sent to a meeting in Gaza between Abbas and all the factions. Hamas Gaza spokesman Sami Abu Zuhari said "Hamas has a serious problem" with Abbas and refused to accept a postponement of the PA legislative council elections.

2005-06-10 00:00:00

Full Article


Visit the Daily Alert Archive