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Palestinian prime minister tenders resignation, govt's to Abbas

Reuters , Tuesday 29 Jan 2019
Rami Hamdallah
Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah (Photo: Reuters)
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Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Al-Hamdallah said on Tuesday he tendered his resignation and that of his unity government to President Mahmoud Abbas, dealing a blow to faltering reconciliation efforts with Gaza's Islamist Hamas rulers.

The government would continue to carry out its duties until a new one was formed, said am official statement issued after a weekly cabinet meeting.


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