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BREAKING: Hamas, Fatah rivals agree to unite over Gaza crisis

Last modified: 19 Nov 2012 13:59

Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas said on Monday they have decided to end years of  infighting in a show of solidarity over the Gaza crisis, an AFP news agency reporter said.

From here, we announce with other (factional) leaders, that we are ending
the division," senior Fatah official Jibril Rajoub told a crowd of about 1,000
who gathered for a demonstration in Ramallah, the West Bank's political capital.