This cartoon was fun to draw. I like the whacko powerless puppet quality of the "poodle". Meanwhile, in the "real world", we're being treated to both optimistic and pessimistic speculation about what happens next.
US Says it Will Not Deal With PA Gov't
National security adviser Stephen Hadley says Washington will refuse to deal with new Palestinian government unless it forgoes violence and fully recognizes Israel -more
Shin Bet: Economic Pressure on PA to be Reduced
Organization chief tells cabinet meeting establishment of new unity government may cause moderate EU countries to reduce economic pressure on Hamas -more