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  5/30/2014, Sivan 1, 5774

U.S. Denies it Invited PA Prime Minister to Washington


A senior American official denied on Friday that the United States had extended an invitation to the Prime Minister of the Palestinian Authority (PA) government, Rami Hamdallah.

Earlier Friday, a PA official claimed that Hamdallah, who was appointed by PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas on Thursday to head the unity government with Hamas, had been invited for an official visit to Washington.

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