Mideast Israel Palestinians

January 24, 2012 - 2:05 PM
A Palestinian worker stands at the gate of the Central Election Commission after its reopening in Gaza City for the first time since the Hamas takeover of the Gaza Strip in 2007, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012. Palestinian political rivals Hamas and Fatah have taken the first practical step toward holding general elections by opening an office for voter registration in the Gaza Strip.(AP Photo/Adel Hana)