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  Iyar 22, 5773 , 02/05/13

Rajoub: Fatah Must Strengthen Ties with Iran

Jibril Rajoub, a senior member of Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas's Fatah faction, said, this week, that Fatah must tighten its ties to Iran, according to a Thursday report by the Islamic Republic News Agency. Rajoub's declaration came during a meeting on Monday in the PA's Beirut embassy with Tehran's ambassador to Lebanon, Ghzanfar Asl Roknabadi, when the former head of the PA's Preventative Security force expressed hope his people could liberate their lands through the support of countries like Iran.

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