Sunday, July 03, 2022
name of Prensa Latina
Bandera inglesa
English Edition
name of Prensa Latina

NEWS

NEWS

Palestinian leftwing party ratifies leadership during Congress

Palestinian leftwing party ratifies leadership during Congress

Ramallah, May 21 (Prensa Latina) The Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) ratified Ahmed Saadat as its Secretary General, who was held in Israeli jails since 2002, according to a statement released by the leftist party on Saturday.
Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on whatsapp
Share on telegram
Share on email

The text stated that the organization held its 8th Congress, which also maintained Jamil Mezher as second leader, although new members were elected for the Political Bureau and the Central Committee.

During the meeting, the political program and the strategy of struggle against Israeli occupation were addressed, the statement noted.

Participants reaffirmed the historic rights of the Palestinian people and rejected any commitment to the aggressor, the document highlighted.

Saadat was arrested and accused of ordering the death in 2001 of Israeli far right-wing Tourism Minister Rehavam Zeevi, who was assassinated at a PFLP operation in retaliation for the killing of its leader, Abu Ali Mustafa.

Founded by George Habash in 1967, the PFLP is the second largest party in the Palestine Liberation Organization.

jg/iff/car/rob

RELATED
ÚLTIMO MINUTO
name of Prensa Latina

| Text SMS to 8100 with content PL
Receive 4 mesages x 25 cup

© 2016-2021 Prensa Latina
Latin American News Agency

Radio – Publications  – Videos – News by the minute.
All Rigts Reserved.

St. E No 454 , Vedado,  Habana, Cuba.
Phones: (+53) 7 838 3496, (+53) 7 838 3497, (+53) 7 838 3498, (+53) 7 838 3499
Prensa Latina © 2021 .

Web Site developed by IT Division  Prensa Latina.