Mohammad Shtayyeh appointed as the Prime Minister of Palestine by its President Mahmoud Abbas

Mohammad Shtayyeh appointed as the Prime Minister of Palestine by its President Mahmoud Abbas

President of Palestinian Authority Mahmoud Abbas appointed Mohammad Shtayyeh as the Palestinian Prime Minister.

He succeeds Rami al-Hamdallah who resigned from this post 6 weeks ago.

He is 61 years old and is a member of the central committee of the president’s Fatah party.