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Arab states have reportedly hand-picked Palestinian leader to succeed Abbas

JTA News & Features | Posted: Friday, May 27, 2016 1:48 pm

The United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Jordan are reportedly planning to have former Gaza strongman Mohammed Dahlan replace Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas.

Citing unnamed senior Palestinian and Jordanian sources, Middle East Eye reported today (May 27) on the joint plan to bring Dahlan, the former leader of Abbas’ Fatah party in the Gaza Strip, back from exile in the Gulf.

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