New Government to be Sworn-in on Thursday

RAMALLAH, September 18, 2013 (WAFA) – The 16th Palestinian government headed by Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah will be sworn-in on Thursday before President Mahmoud Abbas, Fatah Central Committee member Azzam Ahmad said Wednesday.

He said that following a meeting between Abbas and Hamdallah at the president’s office in Ramallah, Abbas has affirmed his trust in the prime minister and his new government composition.

He said Abbas ‘has expressed his total approval for the performance of the government during its short transitional period and for its accomplishments that won popular, Arab and international support.’

He said Hamdallah stressed his government’s full and continued commitment to the program of President Abbas, which it worked all the time at implementing it.

source:WAFA NEWS