TITLE

Power struggle delays cabinet formation

PUB. DATE
April 2003
SOURCE
MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;4/11/2003, Vol. 47 Issue 15, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the power struggle between Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas and Chairman Yasser Arafat that caused the extension of deadline for the completion of the cabinet-forming process on April 23, 2003. Details on the disagreements over respective powers by Abbas and Arafat; Importance of the cabinet to internal Palestinian politics; Information on the Palestinian civilians that were killed in an Israeli air raid in Gaza City.
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9861782

 

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