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5
Apr
2017

Revised Hamas Charter Is Not Acceptable to Gaza Leadership

Hamas has not renounced its principles but simply “powdered” them slightly. Read More »

30
Mar
2017

New Moves toward a Peace Agreement Must Consider Israeli Public Opinion

New poll reflects Israeli suspicions of Palestinian intentions. Read More »

29
Mar
2017

Israeli-Palestinian Coordination Against Hamas

Can Mahmoud Abbas help thwart a Hamas attack on Israel? Read More »

27
Mar
2017

Does the Assassination of a Senior Hamas Member in Gaza Mean Escalation?

Hamas says Israel was behind the killing of Mazen Fuqha. Read More »

23
Mar
2017

Mahmoud Abbas Against Freedom of Expression

Abbas will crush any criticism against him with an iron fist. Read More »

16
Mar
2017

The Legal Veracity of the Balfour Declaration

Was the Balfour Declaration a Legal Document? Read More »

14
Mar
2017

Trump’s Envoy Visits an Anxious Ramallah

The Palestinian Authority’s Mahmoud Abbas faces two challenges Read More »

27
Feb
2017

Is Dahlan Planning a Coup Against Abbas?

Patronage, politics, and paranoia Read More »

23
Feb
2017

The Palestinian Authority’s Succession Struggle Continues

Who comes after Abbas? Read More »

16
Feb
2017

Does Hamas’ New Leader Portend War in Gaza?

Yahya Sinwar’s aggressive military plans Read More »

14
Feb
2017

Iran Grabs the Reins in Gaza

Iran-affiliated terrorist “elected” to head Hamas’ military wing Read More »

12
Feb
2017

ISIS Worries about a Hamas-Egypt Detente

In two recent incidents, Islamic State operatives fired rockets at Israel. Read More »

12
Feb
2017

Palestinian ISIS Fighters Push for Engaging Israel

Up until now, ISIS has avoided antagonizing Israel. Read More »

2
Feb
2017

Mahmoud Abbas Refrained from Appointing a Deputy

Après moi, le déluge? Read More »

2
Feb
2017

The Palestinian Authority Continues to Crumble

The PA fails to unify the Palestinian camp or aid Palestinians in Syria Read More »