TITLE

The conflict within Hamas

AUTHOR(S)
Platt, Edward
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
New Statesman;1/19/2009, Vol. 138 Issue 4932, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines aspects of Hamas, the ruling political party in the Gaza Strip. At issue are divisions within factions inside the party. The author states that until the rifts are healed there is little chance that the Palestinians can achieve a lasting peace with Israel. Contained in the article is a brief history of Hamas.
ACCESSION #
36100649

 

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