Palestinian Rivals Fatah, Hamas Pledge Unity against Israeli Annexations

Palestinians rivals Fatah and Hamas pledged a united campaign against Israel's prospective plans to annex territory in the occupied West Bank, in a rare joint press conference on Thursday.

"We will put in place all necessary measures to ensure national unity" in efforts against annexation, senior Fatah official Jibril Rajub said in Ramallah at the press conference, also addressed by Hamas official Saleh al-Arouri by video-link from Beirut. 

"Today, we want to speak in a single voice," Rajub affirmed. 

Source: Agence France Presse

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