Fatah, Hamas hold reconciliation talks

BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — A meeting will be held on Sunday night between Fatah and Hamas in Gaza to discuss the possibility of holding presidential and legislative elections, a Fatah official said.

Amin Maqboul, secretary-general of Fatah’s revolutionary council, told Ma’an that “the meeting will be held at 8 p.m. in the Gaza Strip between a delegation of Fatah and Hamas leaders, with the exception of Gaza premier Ismael Haniyeh.”

Fatah spokesman Fayez Abu Atiya said the party’s delegation led by Maqboul is committed to reconciliation and aiming to implement it and end the tension between the two factions.

Any elections held will be in Gaza and the West Bank, he added.

(Source / 18.08.2013)

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