The list of Hamas «the Islamic bloc of al-Wafa’a» won the election held may 10 in the student Council of the University of bir Zeit, the most prestigious educational institutions in the Palestinian territories.
«The Islamic bloc» received 25 out of 51 seats in the student Council, «the Unit of Shahid Yasser Arafat», which is Fatah — 21. The remaining seats went to representatives of the popular front for the liberation of Palestine.
For Hamas victory was the third in a row. The Islamists maintained their representation, and the «Bloc of Arafat,» increased by one due to the PFLP.
The voting was 74% 10.859 University students. The management of the institution gave a high assessment of activity of students.
We will remind: on the night of may 10, Israeli forces detained three activists of the student cell of Hamas. This former head of the student Council AMR al-Rimawi and Ahmad al-Ash Ahmad Faraj.