September 20, 2012
What Romney Got Right on the Mideast
Jeffrey Goldberg, Bloomberg
So where is Romney wrong, and where is he right? He is wrong to speak of the Palestinians as a single entity. He obviously knows that the Palestinians are divided between two main factions: the self-styled moderates of Fatah, which dominates the Palestinian Authority of the West Bank; and Hamas, the Muslim Brotherhood’s Palestinian wing, which rules the Gaza Strip.
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