Quantcast
Home » Topics » fatah faction

Hamas executes two Gazans as spies for Israel

GAZA (Reuters) – Gaza’s Hamas government Tuesday executed a Palestinian father and son convicted of spying for Israel in defiance of President Mahmoud Abbas, who by law has final say in implementing such rulings. Hamas officials said the men had confessed to providing Israeli forces with intelligence that helped them…

Mitt Romney accuses Obama of betraying Israel

WASHINGTON — Top Republican contenders for the White House in 2012 accused President Barack Obama on Thursday of betraying staunch US ally Israel in his new long-shot push for Middle East peace. “President Obama has thrown Israel under the bus,” thundered former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney, generally viewed as the…

Abbas’ Palestinian cabinet to resign amid Arab revolutions, sources say

RAMALLAH, West Bank – The Palestinian cabinet will tender resignations Monday after which Prime Minister Salam Fayyad will select new ministers at the request of President Mahmoud Abbas, political sources said. The shake-up, disclosed to Reuters Sunday, was long demanded by Fayyad and some in Abbas’s Fatah faction. It follows…

Google+