Palestinian chief negotiator Saeb Erekat says he does not "intend" to be a president.

In July, Erekat was promoted to PLO secretary-general. When pressed by Mehdi Hasan on whether he would never be president of the Palestinian Authority, Erekat responds, "I don't intend, I don't wish, I don't aspire to be a president, I aspire and wish to go back to being a university professor."

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