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Major Palestinian political group founded in 1965 by Yasser Arafat and now led by Mahmoud Abbas
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Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas attends a virtual meeting with Palestinian factions over Israel

Palestinians threaten to delay elections over Jerusalem row

Some Palestinians believe that Abbas is looking for an excuse to cancel the elections because of the split in his Fatah faction, which is running under three rival lists.

Palestinian militants of Fatah's al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigades take part in a military show as they prote

Palestinian American activist: Abbas’s Fatah threatening to kill me

Fadi Elsalameen has contacted the US State Department, the US Embassy in Israel, the White House and members of Congress to notify them about the threat.

PALESTINIAN YOUTHS carry flags with the image of Marwan Barghouti during a protest in the West Bank

Marwan Barghouti to run in PA presidential election

Jailed Fatah leader Marwan Barghouti will run in the Palestinian Authority presidential election slated for July 31.

Palestinians take part in a rally marking the 31st anniversary of Hamas' founding, in Gaza City

Palestinian Election: Nearly a third of party logos erase Israel from map

Among these parties are two of the major front-runners: Hamas and Fatah.

Palestinians take part in a rally in support of president Mahmoud Abbas, in Hebron

Fatah says 1975 attack was 'one of the greatest high-quality operations'

The Savoy Hotel attack, carried out by eight members of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), resulted in the murder of eight Israeli civilians and three IDF soldiers.

Palestinian elections: Fatah fails in bid to block rival candidates

Critics claimed that the Fatah objections were politically motivated with the goal of preventing its political rivals from participating in the vote.

14-Day news roundup: Who won?

Israeli news highlights from the past two weeks.

08/04/2021

Palestinian Elections: The great festival of democracy - opinion

The Palestinians have an opportunity to demand from those who wish to represent them to lay down their positions and their visions on the future of Palestine.

Palestinian Elections: Abbas faces ‘revolt’ over Fatah’s electoral list

Some Palestinians said on Saturday that the mounting tensions marked the beginning of an unprecedented mutiny against Abbas and the veteran Fatah leadership.

Marwan Barghout

Palestinian elections: Turmoil hits Abbas’s Fatah ahead of elections

The alliance between Barghouti and Kidwa is seen by many Palestinians as a major challenge to Abbas and the Fatah leadership.

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