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The Palestinian Authority has sent police reinforcements to the West Bank city of Hebron to counter the influence of Hamas militants, Israeli officials say.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH The Palestinian Authority is concerned about the apparent rapprochement between Hamas and Jordan, a PA official in Ramallah said Monday.
Text of report in English by independent, non-governmental Palestinian Ma'an News Agency website ["Fatah: Hamas' Turn to Release Prisoners" - Ma'an headline] Ramallah, 4 August (Ma'an) -A spokesperson from the Fatah information office asked on 3 August for an official response from Hamas on the continued detention of high-ranking Fatah leaders in the Gaza Strip, including Dr Zakariyya Al-Agha.
Palestinian supporters of the Fatah faction who fled to Israel from Gaza during weekend fighting will be transferred to the West Bank, officials said Monday. Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak reportedly made the decision late Sunday, the Israeli newspaper Haaretz said.
By From news reports About 30 pro-Fatah Palestinians who had fled to Israel after fierce clashes in the Gaza Strip were sent back to the enclave Sunday by Israel, and Hamas, the Islamist group that controls Gaza, said its forces had immediately detained them.
By The Associated Press GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - Hamas forces battled Fatah-linked fighters with mortars and machine guns in a crowded Gaza neighborhood Saturday, leaving at least nine dead in the worst Palestinian infighting in nine months.About 80 people were injured, 12 of them children, hospital officials said.Loud explosions and gunfire could be heard throughout the day in the Gaza City neighborhood of Shijaiyeh, a stronghold of the Fatah-allied Hilles clan.
By Donald Macintyre About 30 Palestinians among the 180 who had fled Gaza into Israel after a lethal internal battle in the east of the Strip were sent back to Gaza yesterday and then detained by Hamas forces.
By Ibrahim Barzak and Dalia Nammari Associated Press GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip -- Hamas forces battled Fatah-linked fighters with mortars and machine guns in a crowded Gaza neighborhood Saturday, leaving at least nine dead in the worst Palestinian infighting in nine months.
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