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Al Jazeera English - Americas - Carter says Hamas must be included

Al Jazeera English - Americas - Carter says Hamas must be included: "Jimmy Carter, the former US president, has said any future permanent Israeli-Palestinian agreement has to include Hamas, the Palestinian movement that controls the Gaza Strip.

Carter also told Al Jazeera's Riz Khan on Wednesday that US presidents were unable or unwilling to take on Israel's supporters in the US, but said he had high hopes for George Mitchell, the new US Middle East envoy."

Al Jazeera English - CENTRAL/S. ASIA - Afghans die in Nato shootings

Al Jazeera English - CENTRAL/S. ASIA - Afghans die in Nato shootings
At least three civilians, including two children, have been killed in two separate incidents involving international troops in Afghanistan, according to the Nato force.The two children died after troops from Nato's International Security Assistance Force (Isaf) clashed with Taliban fighters in Helmand province, it said in a statement on Sunday.