"OTTAWA — Canada will continue to provide some aid to the Palestinian Authority on the basis of third-party assurances from Russia that the money will not be diverted for military purposes or to finance...
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The U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice ended her Middle East tour with a failure to win the support of Washington’s Arab allies to isolate newly elected Palestinian group Hamas, or interfere in the...
I thought this was interesting: via nettime.--- Conference for the Project LIMINAL SPACES 10/ 11/ 12 March 2006.
The conference will include the inauguration of a new art space 200 m away from
the largest checkpoint of the West Bank, separating...
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"So if Canada joins the U.S. and Israel and doesn't fund the new Hamas government in Palestine, who will? Well who do you think. Iran offers to fund Hamas government, says report , Saudis won't sign on to US isolation of Hamas"
"Reuters - Defying international pressure, the
militant Islamic group Hamas said on Friday it would never
recognize Israel but might be willing to negotiate terms for a
temporary truce with the Jewish state."
"AP - Israel's acting prime minister on Sunday ruled out contacts with a Palestinian government led by Hamas unless the Islamic group renounces violence, and the defense minister threatened to "liquidate" militants if they attack Israelis."
"AP - Masked gunmen on Monday briefly took over a European Union office to protest a Danish newspaper's publication of cartoons deemed insulting to Islam's Prophet Muhammad, the latest in a wave of violent denunciations of the caricatures across the Islamic world."
"Reuters - German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who
has threatened to cut vital European Union aid to the
Palestinians, said on Monday President Mahmoud Abbas should
urge Hamas to recognize Israel and renounce...
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"AP - The United States wants other nations to cut off aid to a Hamas-led Palestinian government, Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said ahead of an international strategy session on Mideast peace prospects."
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"Reuters - Future funding for the Palestinian
Authority is in jeopardy as the major peace brokers in the
Middle East meet on Monday to plot how to deal with a new
Palestinian government led by militant group Hamas."