Hamas adopts hard line ahead of Cairo talks Sunday

Ahead of the indirect talks with Israel resuming in Cairo Sunday, Hamas leaders Khaled Meshaal and Izzat Rishaq announced Saturday that no part of the Egyptian proposal is acceptable to the Palestinian side. Without a deep sea port and an airport in the Gaza Strip there can be no agreement. Friday and Saturday, Hamas held back on its rocket attacks in compliance with an undeclared, informal five-day ceasefire that is due to end Monday.

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