Palestinian Authority Palestinian Abbas addressed the Palestinian Legislative Council. This was the first meeting of the Council since the Hamas party won a majority of… read more

Palestinian Authority Palestinian Abbas addressed the Palestinian Legislative Council. This was the first meeting of the Council since the Hamas party won a majority of seats in legislative elections January 25th. He emphasized his commitment to the Middle East “road map” and to continued negotiations with Israel.

President Abbas, who was elected a year ago to a four-year term, is leader of the Fatah Party formerly headed by Yasser Arafat. close

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Program ID:
191288-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Speech
Location:
Ramallah, Palestinian Territories
First Aired:
Feb 19, 2006
Last Aired:
Feb 24, 2006

Airing Details

  • Feb 19, 2006 | 5:12pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 20, 2006 | 5:13am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 24, 2006 | 11:59am EST | C-SPAN 3

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