Since Hamas' takeover of the Gaza strip in 2007, the Palestinians' ambitions for statehood have been thwarted not least by their own inability to form a united government.
Hundreds of people packed streets waving flags and cheering as Mr Hamdallah's convoy arrived in Gaza on Monday, his first such visit in two years.
Hamdallah is expected to preside over a meeting of the Palestinian government on Tuesday held at the residence of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. "The State of Palestine and the Solomon Islands are now INTERPOL member countries", Interpol said on Twitter.
A first sign of discontent surfaced on Tuesday with Hamas criticising Abbas' decision to await the outcome of talks Fateh plans to hold with the group on October 10 before lifting sanctions he has imposed on Gaza.
"The reconciliation between Fatah and Hamas is a blame game - this what we call an attempt to blame each other on why it is not successful", he said, citing the public disagreement between Abbas and Hamas over the later retaining its weapons.
The logistics of the three-day visit were themselves an indication of divisions and challenges.
Hamas last month finally agreed to the PA's return to Gaza, under pressure from the enclave's powerful neighbour Egypt. The latter had stopped paying the invoice for electricity provided by Israel to Gaza.
Hamas hopes to convince Egypt to ease its border restrictions, which, along with the isolation of key regional ally Qatar, have left the Islamists weak.
He promised the government would focus on rebuilding Gaza from the devastation incurred from Israeli bombardments in the 2014 war and work to improve living conditions hampered by a decade of Israeli and Egyptian partial blockade.
The sides are to begin negotiations next week in Cairo.
Abu Musa Hamduna, a 42-year-old Gazan, welcomes the return of central government.
Hamas' supreme leader says his group will not give up its weapons, a vow that is sure to complicate reconciliation talks with the rival Fatah movement.
Despite the rapprochement between Hamas and Fatah, a number of issues are yet to be resolved.
In response Hamas said Israel was the primary beneficiary of the division.
However, if the PA agrees to a role for Hamas in running Gaza or to Hamas retaining their capacity to strike against Israel, Abbas can be sure that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will accuse him of being an accomplice of a terrorist organization. "We will be faced with obstacles and challenges, but our people are able to rise again from among destruction and suffering", said Mr Hamdallah.
"The administration of President Donald Trump may be very friendly to Israel, but unfortunately that has not changed anything in the negative attitude on Israeli construction".
These are small quality of life changes as opposed to the total hardware shakeups that some may have been looking forward to. Though the upcoming model only has a few differences over the old one, said tweaks do solve two pretty annoying problems.
AT&T has confirmed that it will be selling the iPhone X, and pre-orders begin on October 27 with availability starting November 3. Thanks Zing Gadget for loaning us the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus for this hands on! Update: Added pricing details for AT&T .
After rising from the turf, Ealy chucked the ball into the stands behind the end zone in celebration before running off the field. The Jaguars were without defensive end Lerentee McCray (knee) and wide receiver Jaelen Strong (hamstring) due to injuries.
The Date Day: How To Behave When you meet your date offline for the first time, there are many things that can go wrong. That is a very responsible step that will either empower or destroy the already formed relationships.
Talk of Ivan Perisic joining Manchester United has died down following the improved performances of Anthony Martial . Maybe somebody other than Kane in the Spurs squad will embark on a European evening to remember.
Washington Redskins travel to Kansas City to take on the Chiefs in Week Four's Monday Night Football action, live on Sky Sports. CB Josh Norman went out of the game with a rib fracture and safety Montae Nicholson is now dealing with an AC joint sprain.
The forecast is for warm, dry days so the decision at the toss will be surely working in the favor of team who will win the toss . However, Rohit exclaimed how he relished the opportunity to bat alongside his Mumbai batsman Ajinkya Rahane .
After visiting the island on Monday he came away thinking that an organized supply chain was the island's most vital need. But the mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico's capital, hit back at stories about how well the relief efforts are going.
It’s worth familiarising yourself with these categories, as it makes it easier to predict how any given racket will respond. By being less taught and more elastic, you can benefit from a better feel for the ball, and as a result, more power over it.
When asked about the gunman's motive, Sheriff Joseph Lombardo said he could not "get into the mind of a psychopath at this point". Sisolak also started an online fundraising effort for the victims that by Tuesday had brought in $2.7 million from 38,000 donors.
Equifax says that, after the intrusion, data appeared to have been stolen in May, but the theft wasn't discovered until late July. Smith said he was informed of the breach the next day, and Equifax started taking action in response to the breach on August 2.
Gustav Klimt Could Challenge For 2,000 Guineas
However, Gustav Klimt bounced back with a fine performance at the Barronstown Stud Irish European Breeders Fund in June last year. Gustav Klimt moved to the inside down the final furlong and found just enough speed to beat out his compatriot Nebo by a head .
Seeyouatmidnight to serve the Scots a Grand National double
He was runner-up behind Big River in the Edinburgh Gin Handicap Hurdle at Kelso and he then placed third at Newbury in March. Those having a bet on the Grand National will find him available at 16/1 with Paddy Power in the ante-post list.
How to help victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting
The arsenal "was pretty well hidden", Titus said . "I know this feeling of heartbreak and horror too well". The first call by police has an officer reporting, "shots fired " and "sounded like an automatic firearm".
Bruce Springsteen pays touching tribute to Tom Petty
The band released its third album " Damn the Torpedoes " in 1979 which included the breakthrough hit "Refugee". Maybe he soundtracked your little league games, your first time getting high, your freshman year of college.
Kennedy Is Key to Supreme Court Outcome on Partisan Maps
The result was that Republicans had a virtual lock on four times as many state legislative and US House seats as Democrats did. They worked in secret to fashion precise, computer-generated maps and won approval on a party-line vote.
One big question mark hangs over Twins' wild-card lineup
The 23-year-old righthander, who made his first All-Star team , allowed no more than one run in an MLB-best 16 of his 31 starts. In his first full Major League Baseball season, Judge is already conditioned in the Yankees' October-or-bust reality.
Catalonia referendum 'not legal' - European Union
Roughly 5.3 million people were eligible to vote, and most of the region's 948 municipalities agreed to provide voting facilities. The Spanish prime minister, Mariano Rajoy , speaking on Sunday night, thanked the police for acting with "firmness and serenity".
5 players who earned game balls vs. Ole Miss
Saban, not surprisingly, added that there is still plenty to improve on, citing dropped passes and seven penalties for 60 yards. Obviously, the 5-0 team dominated the Rebels (2-2) on all aspects of play, outgaining Ole Miss in yards, 613-253.
Alexis Sanchez attitude the key to Arsenal's season?
A win for Eagles on ten points will effectively seal qualification to Russian Federation 2018 for Nigeria with one game to spare. An outstanding pass from Alexis Sanchez cued Iwobi up for the second goal, snapping a second half lull.