September 29, 2012
A Palestinian Spring?
Amir Taheri, New York Post
The Arab Spring may finally have reached the Palestinians. Protests against the rival authorities in Gaza and the West Bank haven’t become the kind of full-scale revolts that hit Tunisia, Libya, Egypt, Yemen and Syria. But there is a growing sense that the leaderships of both Fatah (in charge in the West Bank) and Hamas (which controls Gaza) have lost much of their legitimacy.
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