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Qatar Makes Moves In Gaza

RyanM Wrote: Oct 25, 2012 7:01 AM
"Despite Asad's gesture, prospects for a temporary ceasefire are small." You bet. The US, Israel, Saudi Arabia, the GCC and Turkey will keep stirring this pot. One would think that after the last 12 years these fools would have learned something. At the end the only results will be one big mess. I believe this was the intent all along with the idea of further meddling.

Qatar-Gaza: The Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani, on Tuesday became the first head of state to visit the Gaza Strip since Hamas won control of it through elections in June 2007. He crossed into Gaza from Egypt.

The Emir pledged $400 million to build two housing complexes, rehabilitate three main roads and create a prosthetic center, among other projects. Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh said that the visit by Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani has helped lift the Israeli blockade.

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