Abbas, Meshal say opened new page in relations in Cairo meeting

25.11.2011                      28.Cheschwan. 5772

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Abbas, Meshal say opened new page in relations in Cairo meeting

The long-estranged leaders of the two rival Palestinian political movements meet for first time since Hamas seized Gaza in 2007.

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and Hamas leader Khaled Meshal said Thursday that they significantly narrowed their differences and opened a new page in relations, after meeting in Cairo for the first time since 2007.
The two met for two hours, their first working meeting since Hamas seized Gaza in 2007, leaving Abbas with only the West Bank….