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  3/25/2013, Nisan 14, 5773

Report: Abbas Considering Ousting Fayyad

Chairman Mahmoud Abbas of the Palestinian Authority (PA) is considering dismissing Prime Minister Salam Fayyad, according to a Thursday-evening report by the Washington Free Beacon Website. 

The report cited senior PA officials who said Abu-Mazen is angry at Fayyad for not consulting with him on recent decisions.