Radical W. Bank leader mulls run for PA president

12.12.2012                      28.Kislew. 5773                      Channuka 4

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Radical W. Bank leader mulls run for PA president

Sheikh Tayseer Tamimi, who recently established new Palestinian political party, is nephew of Islamic Jihad founder.

A radical Islamic leader from Hebron indicated on Tuesday that he was considering running in the next Palestinian presidential election.
Sheikh Tayseer Tamimi, a former Palestinian Authority chief judge of Islamic Courts, is a nephew of Sheikh As’ad Tamimi, founder and spiritual leader of Islamic Jihad. Israel deported the uncle to Jordan in 1969….