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Palestinian Photo Fakes: Hamas Not In The Dark

by | 26th, January 2008

hamas-fakes.jpg POWER cuts in the Gaza Strip. Candles at the Hamas press conference. But outside it’s sunny. Reuters and AP take the pictures:

Khaled Abu Toameh: ‘Hamas staged some of the blackouts’

On at least two occasions this week, Hamas staged scenes of darkness as part of its campaign to end the political and economic sanctions against the Gaza Strip, Palestinian journalists said Wednesday .

In the first case, journalists who were invited to cover the Hamas government meeting were surprised to see Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh and his ministers sitting around a table with burning candles.

In the second case on Tuesday, journalists noticed that Hamas legislators who were meeting in Gaza City also sat in front of burning

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