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Gaza ceasefire extended by five days
Welcome reprieve continues for Gaza as sides agree more time needed to hammer out a permanent end to conflict.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2014 04:56 GMT
Deadline looms as Gaza truce efforts continue
Palestinians demand end to blockade at talks in Cairo, as deadline at midnight on Thursday approaches.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2014 19:44 GMT
What reconciliation? Hamas, Fatah trade blows
Recent events in Egypt have dealt a sharp blow to Palestinian political rapprochement.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2013 15:45 GMT
Rumors swirl about Palestinian PM resignation
Salam Fayyad has reportedly offered to resign amidst a growing dispute over his management of government in West Bank.
Last updated: 11 Apr 2013 22:10 GMT
Palestinian unity meeting postponed
Hamas and Fatah disagree on nomination for Palestinian prime minister, prompting row between the two governing forces.
Last updated: 19 Jun 2011 19:49 GMT
Fatah and Hamas to hold talks in Cairo
Agreement reportedly reached on release of prisoners, with announcement of new government expected by leaders next week.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2011 21:03 GMT
Palestinian factions celebrate unity deal
Various groups come together in Cairo to mark reconciliation agreement despite calls from Israel to scrap it.
Last updated: 04 May 2011 11:57 GMT
Hamas makes mass arrests in Gaza
More than 100 Fatah members arrested after blast kills five Hamas members and one girl.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2008 07:56 GMT
Doubt cast on Palestinian agreement
More differences emerge over deal reached by Hamas and Fatah politicians in Yemen.
Last updated: 24 Mar 2008 14:04 GMT
Hamas, Fatah postpone coalition talks
Hamas and Fatah have postponed until Thursday talks on forming a Palestinian government, but with slim prospects for success after slanging matches between the two sides in parliament.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2006 20:53 GMT
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