Delayed Election: Abbas Rivals Seethe, Palestinians Reacts With Apathy

In an effort to quell criticism of the decision to delay the Palestinian election, associates of Abbas say he will work to form a unity government with all other factions – including Hamas, if it agrees

Jack Khoury
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While most Palestinian factions criticized President Mahmoud Abbas for his announcement on Thursday that parliamentary elections were being postponed, the Palestinian public received the news rather apathetically.

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