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Palestinian divisions keep democracy in limbo

Palestinian politics has been thrown into some turmoil this week by the leaking of confidential documents about the Middle East peace process.

They've emerged on the 5th anniversary of Palestinian elections which were meant to set a new standard for democracy in the Arab world.

In fact those elections led to bitter divisions between Palestinians which have still not been resolved.

Gaza correspondent Jon Donnison reports.

  • 25 Jan 2011
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