Palestinian Authority President Abbas re-elected to head Fatah party

By JPOST.COM STAFF
November 29, 2016 16:23

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas on Tuesday was re-elected as chair of the Fatah party in the West Bank during the faction's first congress in nearly a decade, according to a Fatah spokesperson.

Abbas won re-election in a "consensus" vote held in Ramallah for the first time in seven years, extending his tenure as party chairmen.


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