Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is expected to pick a new prime minister later Friday.
"Consultations on forming the emergency government are under way, and in the next few hours, we'll see a new prime minister chosen," he said.
On Thursday, Abbas declared a state of emergency and fired Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh of Hamas, after the Islamic militants seized control of Gaza by force. Abbas also dismantled the Hamas-Fatah coalition, which had been formed in March in an attempt to end the bloody power struggle between the two rivals.
Putin's official spokesman Dmitry Peskov commented on remarks in the US media about failures in launching nuclear-capable missiles in Russia
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