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Fatah stages first rally in Gaza since 2007

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Fatah stages first rally in Gaza since 2007

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip - The Fatah party of Western-backed Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas staged a massive rally on Friday in the Gaza Strip, the first such gathering in the territory since the Hamas group took control there in 2007 and a reflection of the warming ties between the two rival factions.

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Palestinians confident of winning UN  recognition

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Palestinians confident of winning UN recognition

UNITED NATIONS - The Palestinians are certain to win UN recognition as a state Thursday in a General Assembly vote that Israel and the United States warn could delay hopes of achieving an independent Palestinian homeland through peace talks with Israel.

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