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  1/22/2012, Tevet 27, 5772

Not So Fast: Mashaal To Stay as Hamas Politburo Chief?

Hamas politburo chief Khaled Mashaal may not leave his post after upcoming June elections after all, despite last week's media reports to the contrary. According to a source in Damascus quoted by the London-based Arabic-language a-Sharq al-Awsat newspaper, Mashaal is to remain in his post.