Hamas chief Meshaal makes historic Gaza visit

The political leader of the Palestinian movement Hamas has set foot in Gaza for the first time. Khaled Meshaal crossed into the strip from Egypt and was welcomed by members of various Palestinian factions. A large rally is to be held on Saturday to welcome him. Fatah, Hamas’ political rival, has also been invited to attend the rally, and has indicated that it would do so. Al Jazeera’s Nicole Johnston reports from Gaza City.

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