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Abbas mulls Palestinian reconciliation

After the apparent “refusal” of admittance into Gaza of Fatah officials last week, Palestinian President Abbas has said that the PA will have to reevaluate the reconciliation pact with Hamas. Hamas has denied the accusation, and says that Fatah is “over exaggerating” as a way of pulling out the the agreement signed in Cairo last year. Hamas released a statement saying, “If Fatah has made a decision to backtrack from reconciliation in favor of returning to negotiation with the Zionist enemy, they should bear full responsibility for the consequences of such a decision before the Palestinian people, and the Egyptian mediator”.

Ma’an News Agency, Palestine

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