Hamas and Fatah clash in Gaza

Fighting between rival Palestinian groups threatens fragile truce.

    Fatah supporters have clashed repeatedly with Hamas members in recent days

    Gaza has recently been the scene of increasingly heavy fighting between Fatah and Hamas.
     
    Tensions have been high in Gaza after Mahmoud Abbas, the Palestinian president, called for early elections on Saturday.
     
    Hamas, which trounced the once dominant Fatah in January polls, said it would boycott a new poll.

    SOURCE: Agencies


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Musta'ribeen, Israel's agents who pose as Palestinians

    Who are the Israeli agents posing as Palestinians?

    Musta'ribeen are an elite Israeli undercover unit that disguises themselves as Arabs or Palestinians.

    Stories from the sex trade

    Stories from the sex trade

    Dutch sex workers, pimps and johns share their stories.

     How Britain Destroyed the Palestinian Homeland

    How Britain Destroyed the Palestinian Homeland

    100 years since Balfour's "promise", Palestinians insist that their rights in Palestine cannot be dismissed.