September 20, 2011
Hamas the Likely Winner of Palestinian UN Vote
The Australian, The Australian
Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas has embarked on a perilous and potentially self-destructive course by seeking a UN vote on statehood. It is a tactic that will do nothing to create an independent Palestinian state; rather, it will impede progress towards that goal, set back peace hopes and open up opportunities for the Hamas terrorist movement.
TAGGED: Mahmoud Abbas, Palestine, Israel, Hamas