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Palestinians accuse their leadership of being ‘tyrannical’

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Published: 9 July 2019

Last updated: 4 March 2024

Criticism at joint Gaza, West Bank conference is aimed at both Abbas and Hamas

'Palestinian Authority Is Tyrannical': Joint Gaza, West Bank conference amps criticism of Abbas and Hamas (Haaretz)
At a recent confab, panel members and everyday Palestinians discuss democracy, with their openness only highlighting the obedience enforced on Fatah and PLO

Hamas: There is progress with Israel, challenges may harm the calm (Jerusalem Post)
Members of Hamas told the Lebanese paper Al-Akhbar that "The number of merchants permitted to pass through the Erez crossing to the West Bank increased and the flow of fuel continues."

Photo: Abbas speaks during a meeting with journalists in Ramallah on July3 (AFP)

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