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Palestinian factions: Temporary ceasefire ‘fragile,’ rests on Israel abiding by agreement to ease blockade
Ahmad Shehada and Marwan Mostafa | A fragile Egypt-brokered ceasefire between Israel and Palestinian factions in Gaza took hold Monday
Hamas rejects Egypt-brokered ceasefire terms ahead of Great March of Return anniversary
Ahmad Shehada and Thaier Oun | The Egypt delegation left Gaza on Thursday to deliver Hamas’ rejection of ceasefire terms to Israel
Hamas and Israel reach 10-day deescalation agreement to ‘test’ will for further negotiations
Ahmad Shehada and Marwan Mostafa | Hamas and Israel agreed to a 10-day deescalation on Friday after Egyptian mediation efforts
Egypt pushes for return to Hamas de-escalation in exchange for release of 4 Qassam Brigades members ‘missing’ since 2015
Ahmad Shehada and Thaier Oun | The development is a stark reversal, as Egypt has long refused to recognize the men's disappearance
As Egypt defends control of crumbling mediation efforts in Palestine, Hamas escalates on Israel border
Ahmad Shehada and Thaier Oun | Any hopes Hamas had for Egypt as a mediator were dashed after last week's visit to Cairo
Hamas put on the spot after Palestinian Authority withdraws staff from Rafah crossing
Ahmad Shehada, Asmahan Soliman and Thaier Oun | The PA's punitive measures suggest that the Egypt-brokered reconciliation efforts are failing.
Egypt expected to vote against US-drafted UN resolution condemning Hamas
Asmahan Soliman | Cairo intends to vote against an unprecedented US-drafted resolution, a source tells Mada Masr
Why did Palestinian reconciliation talks break down last week?
Ahmad Shehada | Rapprochement between Palestinian movements Hamas and Fatah fell apart at the close of last week
New Egyptian proposal for Fatah-Hamas reconciliation that could send Palestinians to polls awaits Abbas approval
Ahmad Shehada and Thaier Oun | Cairo has turned its focus toward internal Palestinian reconciliation
 
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Ripples in the cyberpysche
While Israel’s manipulation of mainstream media bears the silken hallmarks of years of research, training
Sharif S Elmusa
Egypt’s cease-fire initiative and sacrifice for Palestine
Whether out of bureaucratic inertia, miscalculation or intention, the Egyptian government made a cease-fire
Sharif S Elmusa
What Egypt can do for Palestine
The political scene that has unfolded in Egypt since July 1, 2013, when General Sisi led the ouster
 
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Egypt hands over four Qassam Brigades members ‘missing’ since 2015 to Hamas
Hamas warns against participation in Fatah anniversary assembly in Gaza
Abbas to dissolve Palestinian Legislative Council, calls for elections in six months
Abbas suggestion to dissolve Hamas-dominated Legislative Council met with anger in internal PA meeting
Impatient with temporary deescalation deal, Hamas demands immediate Qatari funding in meeting with Egyptian delegation
Hamas accepts Egyptian proposal for Palestinian reconciliation
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