West Bank Universities Call off Elections

April 28, 2015 6:05 PM

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Two West Bank universities have called off upcoming student elections after President Mahmoud Abbas' Fatah Party was trounced by the Islamic militant group Hamas in a separate university vote last week.

The Fatah-controlled al-Najah and Hebron universities cited unspecified technical reasons for their decision Tuesday. It was unclear when the vote would be held.

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