Fatah congress to convene in November, says official


RAMALLAH, October 17, 2016 (WAFA) – Fatah plans to hold its seventh congress in November, Fahmi Zaarir, deputy secretary of Fatah Revolutionary Council, said on Monday.

Speaking to Voice of Palestine, Zaarir, who is also spokesman for the preparatory committee for the congress, said preparations are underway for convening the seventh congress and most of the preparation should be completed by the end of this week.

He said that a month after holding the Fatah congress, the Palestine Liberation Organization is going to convene a meeting for the Palestinian National Council, the Palestinian parliament in exile.