Fatah body submits resignation to Palestinian president

Feb. 1, 2014 at 2:27 PM

GAZA, Feb. 1 (UPI) -- A leader of Palestine's Fatah political party in the Gaza Strip has submitted a letter of resignation, officials said.

Gaza's chief Fatah leader Zakariyya al-Agha submitted his resignation to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas last week, the Palestinian Ma'an News Agency reported.

An official whose name was not reported said al-Agha submitted the his resignation in protest against the Fatah Central Committee's interference in Gaza affairs.

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