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The Palestinian Parliamentary Election and the Rise of Hamas

Categories: Foreign Affairs,Middle East Conflict

http://www.parliament.uk/commons/lib/research/rp2006/rp06-017.pdf

A British perspective on the background to the Palestinian election and the various factors behind the Hamas victory. Also considers reactions to the results and prospects for the future. House of Commons Library Research Paper 06/17.