Report: Former PA chief of justice forms new party

By JPOST.COM STAFF
December 8, 2012 21:00




Former Palestinian Authority chief Islamic judge Sheikh Tayseer Tamimi announced the launching of a new party on Saturday, the Freedom and Independence Party for the Defense of Holy Sites, Palestinian news agency Ma'an reported.

According to Ma'an, Tamimi also said he is to run for PA presidency if he was nominated by current President Mahmoud Abbas.

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