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Major Palestinian political group founded in 1965 by Yasser Arafat and now led by Mahmoud Abbas
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What are the chances for a Palestinian unity government? - analysis

PA President Mahmoud Abbas demanded all parties in the unity government, like Hamas, essentially recognize Israel's right to exist and a two-state solution.

Moscow visit could pave way for Abbas-Dahlan reconciliation

Earlier this year, Dahlan led another delegation from his group to Moscow, where they met with Bogdanov. The delegation discussed preparations for holding the Palestinian parliamentary elections.

Israeli gestures boost Fatah's popularity among Palestinians, poll finds

The findings of the poll show that overall support for Fatah has increased and is now higher than that of Hamas.

Palestinians renew threat to nix agreements with Israel

PA head Mahmoud Abbas is set to visit Moscow to demand for additional pressure on Israel. Prime Minister Naftali Bennett visited Russia last week.

PA President Abbas trying to block Israel-Hamas prisoner deal - report

Abbas is seeking to hinder the Egyptian mediation efforts because of his objection to the inclusion of jailed Fatah leader Marwan Barghouti.

PA orders crackdown on criminals, illegal weapons in Hebron

On Saturday, PA Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh visited Hebron, where he chaired an emergency meeting to discuss the deterioration of the security situation in the city.

Fatah leader challenges Palestinian Authority over control of Hebron

Emad Khurwat, a senior Fatah official in Hebron, threatened to use force to prevent PA officials from entering the city, resulting in a crisis.

Palestinians admit capture of Gilboa prisoners shows Israeli intel prowess

Palestinians suggested that Israel's recapture of the six fugitives who escaped from Gilboa Prison proves it has collaborators in Jenin.

Palestinians decry measures against inmates, praise ‘heroic’ fugitives

The Palestinian Authority and several Palestinian factions on Wednesday denounced Israel's transfer and dispersal of prisoners after the Gilboa Prison escape and praised the escapees.

Palestinian prisoners at large, wanted dead or alive - analysis

Security forces are working around the clock to find the six fugitives who escaped from Gilboa Prison Monday and prevent an outbreak of violence.

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