Take it with a grain of salt, but Danny Rubinstein of Haaretz has an interesting theory on who was behind last year's attack on three American security guards in the Gaza Strip, which he says was intended to kill Muhammad Dahlan. Dahlan, of course, is the Palestinian security supremo that is favored by Israel and the US for control of the Palestinian security forces.
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