Haniyeh to appoint minister of Sha'aria law

By JPOST.COM STAFF
March 14, 2006 09:21

Palestinian Prime Minister-designate Ismael Haniyeh said Monday that he plans to appoint a minister whose job will be to advance the use of Islamic Sha'aria law. "Sha'aria is the basis of law and no one plans to ignore it," Palestinian Prime Minister-designate Ismael Haniyeh said yesterday at a lecture at Gaza's Islamic Movement. "Islamic law deals well with present reality." He added that Sha'aria law would be an influence in choosing ministers for his cabinet, Army Radio reported.


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