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unity agreement between Hamas and Fatah is a "blessed, positive move,"
Iranian Foreign Minister Ali-Akbar Salehi said Thursday according to the
IRNA news agency.Salehi also said he hoped that the reconciliation agreement would
"lead to acceleration of the developments in the Palestine region and to
acquiring great victories in confrontations with the ruthless
Salehi said the move was "in line with the
Palestinian nation's historic objectives" and also praised the new
Egyptian government's role in mediating between the two factions.
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Iranian foreign minister added that the uniting force between the two groups is
"resistance against the Zionist occupiers," IRNA reported, as well as
unity among the Palestinian people themselves.
two necessities would lead to the materialization of the Palestinian
nation’s absolute rights,” IRNA quoted Salehi as saying.