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Report: Mash’al set to axe politbureau in Damascus in favor of committee of West Bank, Gaza, exiled members

Posted in 1 by beyondtheborder on April 24, 2009

The paper’s sources said Mash’al decided to axe the political bureau, seen by many as the command center for Hamas, in favor of an executive committee made up of 18 leaders, six from abroad, six from Gaza and six from the West Bank. The move would ensure that no one wing of the party would control internal decision making.

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