Majed Abu Shmaleh

Majed Abu Shmaleh (ماجد ابو شمالة) is a close advisor to Mohammed Dahlan and member his Democratic Reform Bloc — a Fatah splinter group. He is running in the 2021 legislative elections as a candidate on Dahlan’s ‘Future’ list. 

Abu Shmaleh has spent over a decade in Israeli prisons, where he took on leadership roles within the Fatah movement.