palestinian national authority

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Palestinian National Authority
 
n
PNA the authority formed in 1994 to govern the Palestinian Administered Territories: it controls policy on health, education, social welfare, direct taxation, tourism, and culture and manages elections to the Palestinian Council

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palestinian national authority

noun
combines the Gaza Strip and the West Bank under a political unit with limited autonomy and a police force; created in 1993 by an agreement between Israel and the PLO [syn: Palestine National Authority
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