A significant development in the middle east this week has been drowned out a bit in the US media. This News Hour video is a short summary: News Wrap: Fatah, Hamas Sign Unity Accord to Netanyahu’s Dismay
“In other news Wednesday, rival Palestinian factions Fatah and Hamas signed a unity accord after four years of divisions. Under the new agreement, a caretaker government will prepare for national elections next year. Also, European Union officials defended the $115 billion bailout given to Portugal.”
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