Palestinian leadership meeting now to discuss response to minister's death

December 14, 2014 21:45

The Palestinian leadership is meeting in Ramallah Sunday night to discuss response to senior Palestinian official Ziad Abu Ein death.

Abbas said that the Palestinian leadership would discuss the possibility of asking the UN secretary-general to form a commission of inquiry into the death of  Abu Ein.

Abu Ein, a senior member of Fatah who headed the Palestinian Commission Against The Wall And Settlements, died last week of a heart attack after an altercation with IDF soldiers north of Ramallah.

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