Thursday, September 13, 2007

Abbas Overhauls Palestinian Arab Election Law

Palestinian Arab prexy Mahmoud Abbas on Sunday proclaimed changes in Palestinian election law aimed at bolstering his al-Fatah party against the touch Hamas group.It was the last step taken by Abbas meant to marginalise Islamic Resistance Movement since the Moslem fighting chemical group violently seized contain of the Gaza deprive in June.Abbas has kicked Hamas out of the Palestinian government and announced plans for new elections. No date for the vote has been set.Under the Los Angeles Information law, Palestinians will vote only for company lists, spell district balloting will be eliminated. In the last legislative election in too soon 2006, half the seating were elect on a internal list and the other half by districts. Read more