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Wednesday, July 09, 2003

"Abu Mazen government will fall unless Israel makes more concessions"

An aid to PM Mahmoud Abbas warned yesterday that the Abbas' government would collapse, unless Israel immediately took measures to ease living conditions for the Palestinian population, ease the closure and release a substantial number of prisoners including members of Hamas and Islamic Jihad.

More at JPost.

From FOXNews: "In a letter to Arafat, Abbas said he would step down as prime minister unless he received clear instructions from Fatah over how to handle contacts with Israel."