Skip to comments.'Fatah-Hamas unity a blow to peace, victory for terrorism'
Posted on 05/04/2011 1:10:43 PM PDT by Nachum
The signing of the Hamas Fatah unity deal in Cairo is a setback for peace and an advancement for terror, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu told reporters in London on Wednesday.
What happened today in Cairo is a tremendous blow to peace and a great victory for terrorism, Netanyahu said.
Three days ago terrorism was dealt a resounding defeat with the elimination of Osama Bin Laden. Today in Cairo it had a victory, said Netanyahu.
He charged that in signing this deal, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas had embraced an organization that had condemned American action against Bin Laden, who it considered to be a great martyr.
When he embraces this organization which is committed to Israels destruction and fires rockets on our cities, this is a tremendous set back for peace and a great advancement for terror, Netanyahu said.
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