August 1, 2014

Legitimizing Hamas' War Criminality

Charles Krauthammer, National Review

The Associated Press

John Kerry is upset by heavy criticism from Israelis — left, right and center — of his recent ceasefire diplomacy. But that’s only half the story. More significant is the consternation of America’s Arab partners, starting with the president of the Palestinian Authority. Mahmoud Abbas was stunned that Kerry would fly off to Paris to negotiate with Hamas allies Qatar and Turkey in talks that excluded the PA and Egypt.

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TAGGED: Gaza, Israel, Hamas, United States, John Kerry

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