Informed sources said the Hamas delegation to Cairo were told of the absolute rejection of the request made by the Hamas to opening a representation office for the Arab Republic of Egypt in the Gaza Strip.It appears that while the new Egypt is more conciliatory towards Hamas, they are not willing to throw the PA under a bus as Hamas expected.
The sources said the shock hit a delegation of Hamas after the rejection, as they expected the approval...
The sources said that the Egyptian side emphasized that they would not help foster the continued division [between the PA and Hamas].
Tuesday, April 12, 2011
Report: Egypt refuses Hamas request for consulate in Gaza
The (anti-Hamas) Palestine Press Agency reports:
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