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  Kislev 22, 5773 , 06/12/12

Fatah Official Calls for Armed Resistance

A senior member of Fatah, the faction headed by Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas, last week called for armed resistance against Israel. The remarks made by Fatah Central Committee member Jibril Rajoub aired on Palestinian Authority TV and aired on the same day that Abbas asked the United Nations to upgrade the PA’s status to that of a non-member observer state.

The remarks were translated by the Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI).

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