Terrorist organization Hamas, which runs the Gaza Strip, and Fatah, the Palestinian Authority’s ruling party, are meeting in Russia for talks on forming a unity government – a move which Israel would not welcome.
US Ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro will step down this week as the new administration takes over. His job of five-and-a-half years was “meant for me,” he says, and he will miss the quirks of Israeli life as he heads home.
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