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  1. Palestinian territories - Timeline

    …take control of a fifth. Hamas boycotts the poll and allows no elections in Gaza. 2012…

    …take control of a fifth. Hamas boycotts the poll and allows no elections in Gaza. 2012 November - UN upgrades…

    …independents and leftists take control of a fifth. Hamas boycotts the poll and allows no elections in Gaza. 2012 November - UN upgrades Palestinian representation to that of "non-member observer state…

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  2. EU court takes Hamas off terrorist organisations list

    …would continue for the time being. Hamas dominates Gaza and fought a 50-day war with…

    …for the time being. Hamas dominates Gaza and fought a 50-day war with Israel earlier this year. Under its charter , the…

    Hamas, which was founded in 1987, won Palestinian parliamentary elections in 2006 and reinforced its power in Gaza the following year after ousting its Fatah rivals. Its supporters see it as a…

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  3. Lending a hand as hard, difficult winter heads for Gaza

    …apart as ever. With Gaza still in ruins and elections on the horizon in Israel, there are…

    …are as far apart as ever. With Gaza still in ruins and elections on the horizon in Israel, there are fears simmering…

    …added, "but you can't do that for so long - you have to live your life." Since the summer Israelis and Palestinians are as far apart as ever. With Gaza still in ruins and elections on the horizon…

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  4. Palestinian territories profile - Overview

    …boycotted the poll, and allowed no elections at all in Gaza. In 2014 Fatah and Hamas

    …boycotted the poll, and allowed no elections at all in Gaza. In 2014 Fatah and Hamas announced a reconciliation deal and…

    …leftists took control of a fifth. Hamas boycotted the poll, and allowed no elections at all in Gaza. In 2014 Fatah and Hamas announced a reconciliation deal and formed a unity government, in an…

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  5. Israel profile - Timeline

    Gaza forms Hamas movement, which rapidly turns to violence against Israel. Israel…

    election victory, partly by harnessing Mizrachi (non-European) Jews' resentment at hegemony of Ashkenazi (European…

    …Intelligence unit drives hi-tech boom Hamas Islamist group wins Palestinian parliamentary elections. Rocket attacks on Israel from Gaza escalate. Met with frequent Israeli raids and incursions…

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  6. Gaza withdrawal: Your views

    Hamas. If Gaza becomes a peaceful productive area, it will be very good news for the…

    …withdrawal from Gaza. Though I think Sharon is right - Hamas, Jihad and others are now plotting to change their bases of…

    …After the withdrawal Hamas will control Gaza and slowly turn it into an armed camp. The recent showdown with P.A. police leaves no one in any doubt about the truth of this. Elections will confirm …

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  7. What drove Hamas to take on Israel?

    …on-off negotiations since Hamas' 2006 election victory, with numerous failed or short…

    …government had been high. Hamas and Fatah had been in tortured, on-off negotiations since Hamas' 2006 election victory…

    …national unity government had been high. Hamas and Fatah had been in tortured, on-off negotiations since Hamas' 2006 election victory, with numerous failed or short-lived attempts along the way…

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  8. Hamas in Gaza pin hopes on Mursi's election in Egypt

    election, Egypt greatly increased the number of Palestinians allowed to leave Gaza through…

    …reason for his good humour: The election of a new president. Not in Gaza but in neighbouring Egypt. When it was…

    …more to do with internal politics among Gaza's militant factions rather than being connected to Mr Mursi's election. Either way many will be watching to see how the Muslim Brotherhood reacts if Hamas

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  9. Faith, hate and charity: Transcript

    …Islamic culture and law. I asked him why Hamas had won the election. MUSTAFA SHAWER Hamas

    …teaching Islamic culture and law. I asked him why Hamas had won the election. MUSTAFA SHAWER Hamas I think the main…

    …talk to you? Mr Shawer is a Professor at Hebron University, teaching Islamic culture and law. I asked him why Hamas had won the election. MUSTAFA SHAWER Hamas I think the main reason the Islamic…

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  10. Big Hamas win in Gaza's election

    …Friday, 28 January, 2005, 20:11 GMT Big Hamas win in Gaza's election The election result…

    …Friday, 28 January, 2005, 20:11 GMT Big Hamas win in Gaza's election The election result cements Hamas's hold over Gaza

    …Friday, 28 January, 2005, 20:11 GMT Big Hamas win in Gaza's election The election result cements Hamas's hold over Gaza Palestinian militant group Hamas has won a huge victory in local polls in Gaza

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  1. EU court: Hamas off terror list

    …During the January 2006 Palestinian parliamentary elections, Hamas defeated the PLO…

    …organization is forthcoming. During the January 2006 Palestinian parliamentary elections, Hamas defeated the PLO…

    …2006 Palestinian parliamentary elections, Hamas defeated the PLO-affiliated Fatah party and has governed the Gaza Strip for the past seven years. Some countries have treated Hamas as a terrorist…

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  2. Hamas: Removal from EU terror list our victory

    GAZA CITY: Hamas on Wednesday hailed a European court decision to remove the Palestinian…

    GAZA CITY: Hamas on Wednesday hailed a European court decision to remove the Palestinian group from the EU’s terrorism…

    Hamas members for now. Hamas was put on the EU terrorist list as part of broader measures to fight terrorism in the wake of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks. It won elections in 2006 and runs Gaza, and has…

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  3. Hamas: Removal from EU terror list our victory

    …MENAFN - Arab News) GAZA CITY: Hamas on Wednesday hailed a European court decision to…

    …after the Gaza war earlier this year. Salah Bardawil a Hamas official in Gaza called the decision a 'strong good shift…

    …MENAFN - Arab News) GAZA CITY: Hamas on Wednesday hailed a European court decision to remove the Palestinian group from the EU's terrorism blacklist describing the move as a 'victory.' 'This is a…

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