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  תשרי 18, 5768 , 30/09/07

Senior Fatah Official Arrested in Gaza by Hamas

Palestinian Authority official Yechiyeh Rabah was arrested at his Gaza home by Hamas forces early Sunday, according to local sources.

The 70-year-old senior Fatah member, a columnist with the official PA daily Al-Hayat Al-Jedida, was the PA ambassador to Yemen for at least 20 years.

Hamas officials said Rabah was suspected of corruption.

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