This article reviews the possible candidates to fill the key positions held by Yasir Arafat-chairmanship of the PLO Executive Committee leadership of Fatah, and the presidencies of the State of Palestine and by the Palestinian Authority-on the basis of the legal provisions governing the successions in question. In the process, it sheds light on the internal workings of various bodies and sets the stage of the power struggles that may soon be underway.

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