Making Enemies

O'Neill, Brendan
February 2007
American Conservative;2/12/2007, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p17
The article focuses on the policy of Israel towards the Hamas and the Fatah organizations of Palestine. Both organizations are trying to gain power and control in Palestine. The Israeli government is favoring the Fatah over the Hamas because the latter refuses to recognize Israel as the Jewish state. Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert has appreciated British Prime Minister Tony Blair's donation of £13 million to Fatah leader Mahmoud Abbas.


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