Abbas Asks Hamas to Form Palestinian Government

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Fatah supporters protest Friday at the Al-Nusairat refugee camp in Gaza. i

Fatah supporters protest Friday at the Al-Nusairat refugee camp in Gaza. Abid Katib/Getty Images hide caption

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Fatah supporters protest Friday at the Al-Nusairat refugee camp in Gaza.

Fatah supporters protest Friday at the Al-Nusairat refugee camp in Gaza.

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After the stunning Hamas election win, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas asks Hamas to form a new government. Abbas and his Fatah movement indicate they are not interested in a coalition.

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