Both sides are trying to present a united front, to work towards a common aim. But can the Palestinian factions - Fatah and Hamas - put aside their past issues and work together? The talks will soon be underway in the Gaza Strip, the territory run by Hamas since 2007. Can Palestinians work towards unity in the troubled region?
President of the Forum for Peace and Reconciliation in Near East
Member of the board of the NGO France Palestine Solidarity
Dr. Hussam ZOMLOT
Director of International Affairs Commission in Palestine and member of Fatah
Dr. Hani AL-BASOOS
Professor of Political Science, Islamic University of Gaza