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Hamas Calls Return to Direct Peace Talks a ‘Disaster’

The Palestinian Authority leadership in Ramallah is a victim of delusion and does not realize that the agreement in principle to return to direct talks with Israel is a “disaster,” Hams terrorist organization spokesman Fawzi Barhoum told the Bethlehem-based Ma’an News Agency Saturday.

“Stopping political reconciliation for negotiations between the PA and Israel is very dangerous,” he said. “For Hamas, reconciliation is a strategy that must be implemented instantly in light of the current Arab and global situation and US and European collusion with Israel.”

He warend that returning to direct talks between Jerusalem and the Ramallah-based Palestinian Authority, led by the rival Fatah faction, would be a “grand prize” for Israel.

Hamas rules the Gaza region of the PA, and even if Israel and PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas were to reach any kind of agreement, it would be nearly impossible to carry out without the agreement of Hamas.

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4 Responses to “Hamas Calls Return to Direct Peace Talks a ‘Disaster’”

  1. Tim Upham says:

    Of course it will be a disaster for Hamas, they will not be participating in it.

  2. This is God’s land and God allow’s no one to give it away, even for a peace deal. Iran continues unwavering on it’s march in the development of nuclear weapons and Assad the dictator of Syria is still in power. Current intelligence seems uncertain of when Iran will get the bomb and Israel cannot afford to gamble with this. Assad of Syria has allegedly used chemical weapons against his own people and has targeted Tel-Aviv with his missiles. If this situation does not drastically change soon for the better, I believe the war in Isaiah Chapter 17 will likely take place. Damascus Syria would be destroyed. The worlds economy would likely collapse as a result and could usher in a one world government movement. I wrote a small 6 page book that outlines what I believe the Bible states will take place soon as well as the potential trends I see at this time. I don’t accept donations and it’s free. It’s a short read. I encourage you to have a look: http://www.booksie.com/religion_and_spirituality/book/richard_b_barnes/after-the-rapture-whats-next.

  3. seems like Hamas and the editors of the Jewish Press are of the same mind on the matter; now, it would be nice to see what else they can agree on.

  4. Bear Klein says:

    Hmas and Abbas only disagree on the formula in which to destroy the Jewish State of Israel. Talks with Abbas are simply managing a conflict which has no perfect solution. The best of the ideas after talks fail or yet fail to happen would be to apply Israeli Law to all Jewish cities and Towns in Judah and Samaria and the Jordan Valley.

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