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The reported letter comes following recent talks between Fatah and Hamas officials, ahead of national elections in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.

Russia's foreign minister met with senior Islamic Jihad officials on Wednesday in Moscow, including the group's leader.

Gaza protests against Israel suspended for 3 months

The New Arab & agencies

Gaza protests against Israel suspended for 3 months

The Great March of Return protests will be suspended till the end of March, at which point they will resume on a monthly rather than weekly basis.

Gazans resume 'Great Return March' as Israeli strikes subside

The New Arab & agencies

Gazans resume 'Great Return March' as Israeli strikes subside

Protesters are resuming the weekly marches towards the Israeli border zone, calling for their right to return and an end to the siege on the ...

Why is Israel waging war on Islamic Jihad?

Charlie Hoyle

Why is Israel waging war on Islamic Jihad?

The targeted assassination of a powerful Islamic Jihad commander raised the spectre of war in Gaza. But why is Israel targeting the group?

The New Arab

Who was slain Islamic Jihad leader Baha Abu al-Ata?

The Gaza military commander killed in an Israeli airstrike kept a low profile, but what is known about Baha Abu al-Ata, and why did Israel want him dead?

Austin Bodetti

Islamic Jihad vs Hamas in Gaza

Hamas has so far been able to keep its smaller rival in check, but its influence is undeniable, writes Austin Bodetti.

Mahmoud al-Saadi

Islamic Jihad threatens to end truce if Adnan dies

Analysis: The Palestinian armed movement says it will renew attacks on Israel if any harm comes to Khader Adnan, a hunger-striking prisoner.

Said Arikat

Arian case damning indictment of US justice system post-9/11

Comment: The persecution and prosecution of Palestinian professor Sami al-Arian paints a chilling picture of US justice post 9/11. His treatment ...

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