Reports: US Will Recognize Palestinian Terror Government


hamas-fatah-mashal-abbasAccording to unconfirmed reports from Washington, the U.S. intends to recognize the Palestinian unity government when it is established, even if Hamas does not accept the Quartet’s conditions (recognition of Israel, cessation of terror and adherence to past Israeli-Palestinian agreements). The official excuse will be that the Palestinian government will be comprised of “technocrats,” not political figures. This argument is not exactly convincing, as half of the ministers will be appointed by Hamas, a group that the U.S. itself has defined as a terrorist organization.

PLO and Fatah accepted, at least outwardly, certain rules and commitments, particularly regarding terrorism and violence, which enabled the ban on talking with them to be lifted. Hamas, on the other hand, has never forsworn terrorism. The writer is a former Israeli ambassador to the U.S. Read more here.

{ Israel News Bureau}


  1. I’ve said it numerous times. Obama is an enemy of Israel and the Jews, reverend Wright taught him well. Thank you all you Jews for voting for him.

  2. England won WWII but lost its empire right afterwards. Ever wonder why? They did not allow Jews to enter Palestine to avoid the Nazis.
    When the USA abandons Israel, the droughts, floods and other “natural” events here will not be due to global warming………….