Palestine National Authority

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Noun1.Palestine National Authority - combines the Gaza Strip and the West Bank under a political unit with limited autonomy and a police force; created in 1993 by an agreement between Israel and the PLO
political entity, political unit - a unit with political responsibilities
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Together with the fact that they have denied the funds to the Palestine National Authority, these decisions show the clumsiness of the US Administration with regard to their managing their sympathies in the ME.
As part of the Oslo process, Jordan's King Hussein signed a peace accord with Israel in 1979, leaving Palestine's destiny in the hands of Arafat and the Palestine National Authority, which tried to set up a base in Gaza to counter the rising political presence of Hamas.
They continued to usurp and colonise more Palestinian land, besides piling more agony on Palestinians with their actions that include cutting power supply to Gaza, not paying salaries to Palestine National Authority staff and preventing entry to Al Haram Al Sharif for Muslim worshippers.
Fatah was founded and for a long time headed by Yasser Arafat, and controls the Palestine National Authority that manages the West Bank under Israeli tutelage.
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Palestine National Authority. Welcoming notes were given by Hamdallah and the
Faced with the avalanche of international criticism and the unwillingness of the Palestine National Authority to participate in the Catalan club's initiative, FC Barcelona decided to cancel the "match for peace".
They recommended the use of "State of Palestine" instead of the "Palestine National Authority" in media coverages and reports.
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He will also meet the Palestine leadership, including Palestine national authority president Mahmoud Abbas.
Palestine National Authority chairman Mahmoud Abbas' speech was heartwarming, remarkable and, above all, heartbreaking.
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