Abbas warns Fatah to get organized or die

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has warned the Fatah party he leads that its days are numbered unless it puts its house in order. His remarks underscore the troubles facing a party in decline since the death of Yasser Arafat, its co-founder, in 2004. The movement’s weaknesses have contributed to the rise of the Islamist group Hamas, which has governed the Gaza Strip for three years.


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