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  Sivan 22, 5777 , 16/06/17

Abbas blocks rivals' news sites

At least eleven Palestinian Arab news websites appear to have been blocked by the Ramallah-based government of Palestinian Authority (PA) chairman Mahmoud Abbas, Al-Jazeera reported Thursday.

All the targeted websites are based outside the PA-assigned areas of Judea and Samaria, said a source who spoke to Turkey's Anadolu news agency on condition of anonymity.

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