Abbas won't run for reelection in three years

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 1, 2006 16:10




Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas said on Monday he would not run for a second term in three years. In an interview with the Arabic-language television station al-Arabiyah, Abbas said that the continuing pressure on Hamas would pave the way for the entry of al-Qaida operatives into PA territory.


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