Vanity Fair: The Gaza Bombshell

The Middle East

The Gaza Bombshell

After failing to anticipate Hamas’s victory over Fatah in the 2006 Palestinian election, the White House cooked up yet another scandalously covert and self-defeating Middle East debacle: part Iran-contra, part Bay of Pigs. With confidential documents, corroborated by outraged former and current U.S. officials, David Rose reveals how President Bush, Condoleezza Rice, and Deputy National-Security Adviser Elliott Abrams backed an armed force under Fatah strongman Muhammad Dahlan, touching off a bloody civil war in Gaza and leaving Hamas stronger than ever.

by David Rose April 2008

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2 Responses to “Vanity Fair: The Gaza Bombshell”

  1. AbuSinan Says:

    Now Dahland is gunning for Abbas. Oh what wicked webs we weave……..

  2. abunooralirlandee Says:

    Abu Sinan,

    Sounds like yet another fight where I can only hope both sides lose.

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