ISRAEL HARDLINERS AND US ZIONISTS FURIOUS AS HAMAS FINDS WILLING ALLIES THE WORLD OVER
CHINA : "China said Wednesday it would consider giving aid to the new Hamas-led Palestinian government if Hamas leaders request it."
RUSSIA : "Hamas delegation will visit Russia on March 3....on the invitation of Vladimir Putin...the visit by a Hamas delegation was aimed at ending the political and economic siege imposed on the Palestinian people."
People's Daily Online
SAUDIA ARABIA : "Saudi Arabia refused Wednesday to join a U.S. effort to deny foreign aid to a Palestinian government led by Hamas, the second Arab ally in two days to rebuff Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice."
TURKEY : "Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan yesterday strongly criticized the Israeli government's policy of isolation against Islamic militant group Hamas and its decision to apply economic sanctions on the new Hamas-led Palestinian government."
IRAN : "Iran offered Wednesday to help finance a Palestinian Authority run by the Hamas militant group, Iranian state radio reported."