Political infighting held up the swearing-in of the new Palestinian Authority Cabinet. The Palestine Legislative Council postponed Monday’s ratification vote on the new ministerial lineup for 24 hours after reformists accused P.A. President Mahmoud Abbas of not appointing enough young faces.
The Archive of the Jewish Telegraphic Agency includes articles published from 1923 to 2008. Archive stories reflect the journalistic standards and practices of the time they were published.