The surprise deal between Fatah and Hamas
Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas' group Fatah has forged a surprise deal with their bitter rivals Hamas.
on Wednesday, the feuding sides have agreed to form an interim government, and promised to hold elections within a year. Cairo
Inside Story presenter Darren Jordon discusses with guests: Akiva Eldar, the chief political correspondent for Haaretz; Hassan Issa, a former Egyptian diplomat to
Israel, and also the former director of the department for the Egyptian ministry of foreign affairs; and Mustafa Barghouti, the secretary-general for the Palestinian National Initiative. Israel