Topic: Khaled Meshaal
While Egypt’s pressure on Hamas has backed the Islamist movement into a corner, it has also inflamed Palestinian anger by doing so – and thus weakened Egypt’s power as a regional negotiator.
01/19/2010 10:02 am
A newspaper poll indicated that 53 percent of Likud party supporters favor talks with Islamist Hamas under certain conditions. Overall, 57 percent of Israelis back the idea.
11/13/2009 12:00 am
Obama can't afford to let history repeat itself in the Middle East.
10/09/2009 01:00 am
The US should follow the Northern Ireland and South African models – which had principles, not preconditions.
06/24/2009 01:00 am
The former president met with Israeli settlers as well as top Hamas leaders on a week-long tour of the region that wrapped up Tuesday in Gaza.
06/16/2009 01:00 am
Forced to rebuild using mud and animal-drawn carts, Gazans are increasingly frustrated with Hamas's hard-line policies.
06/10/2009 01:00 am
Region sees it as a bulwark against Iran; US sees it as key to any peace deal.
05/19/2009 01:00 am
Western nations call it a terrorist organization. To Palestinians, it's a legitimate elected government, a resistance movement, or an oppressive usurper. So just what is Hamas?
05/13/2009 01:00 am
The din of Gaza followed Obama's Middle East envoy, George Mitchell, as he conducted a listening tour. Arab leaders wonder why their peace plan remains untouched.
02/02/2009 12:00 am
Hamas political chief Khaled Meshal was warmly received today in Iran, which has expanded its regional influence in recent years.
02/01/2009 12:00 am