Mahmoud Abbas approves new PM’s gov’t proposed lineup

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OCCUPIED WEST BANK— Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammad Mustafa presented the government's work program and proposed lineup to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to gain confidence according to the Basic Law for its formation.اضافة اعلان

Accordingly, the President issued a decree granting confidence to the 19th government and issued a decree approving its formation, Al-Mamlaka TV reported.

The government will take the constitutional oath before the President on Sunday, March 31, 2024.

The government's program emphasized that its political reference is the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), its political program, and its international commitments, as well as the presidential assignment directed to the government by Mahmoud Abbas.

The government's program includes prioritizing humanitarian issues, including developing a comprehensive plan for humanitarian aid and immediate relief for our people in Gaza, recovery and reconstruction efforts in both Gaza and the West Bank, and focusing efforts on stabilizing the financial situation and its economic impact.

It also includes plans for institutional reform, restructuring, institution unification, corruption combat, service enhancement, digital transformation, and institutional unification and restructuring between the two parts of the nation.

The government's work program includes a section on the rule of law, enhancing financial sector integrity, empowering the judiciary, enhancing security and safety, and ensuring public freedoms.

It also includes enhancing resilience in occupied Jerusalem, the Jordan Valley, and marginalized areas, continuing to work to preserve Christian and Islamic sanctities in the city, and developing plans and programs to reconnect the city with the entire Palestinian fabric.

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