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    President Abbas calls for Palestinian reconciliation -5Jun08

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    Palestinians are welcoming a new proposal to heal their internal wounds.

    A year since Hamas gunmen sent Fatah fighters fleeing Gaza in a deadly shooting spree, the Palestinian President wants to end the isolation of Hamas.

    Mahmoud Abbas is calling for a national unity government - and Hamas is welcoming his invitation.

    Al Jazeera's Nour Odeh reports from Ramallah on the plans for dialogue and Palestinian reconciliation.