Fayyad cancels participation in east J'lem ceremony

Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Salam Fayyad canceled his planned participation in a PA dedication ceremony for two new schools set to take place in east Jerusalem on Tuesday.
Earlier on Monday, Public Security Minister Yitzhak Aharonovitch signed an order on Monday stating that Israeli law prohibits Palestinian Authority officials from taking part in political activities within Israeli territory without first obtaining special permission.
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