Skip to comments.“Egypt slams Israeli policy on Palestinian prisoners”
Posted on 02/25/2013 12:44:43 PM PST by Olog-hai
Egypt on Monday condemned Israeli policies concerning Palestinian prisoners in light of the death of Palestinian prisoner Arafat Jadarat in Israeli custody over the weekend, Kuwait News Agency KUNA reported.
In a press release, Egyptian Foreign Minister Mohammed Amr warned that the continuation of Israeli policies will lead to an explosion of the situation in the region, according to the report.
KUNA cited Amr as saying he holds Israel responsible for any deterioration of the situation and calling on the international community to take a firm stance against Israels inhuman practices against the Palestinian prisoners.
Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas responded Monday to the round of violence that broke out following the recent death of Jadarat. Abbas accused Israel of deliberately killing Palestinian children, in order to sow anger among the Palestinians.
The death of young Arafat Jadarat shall not pass easily, Army Radio quoted the Palestinian leader as saying.
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How many “Palestinians” died when the Egyptian gov’t recently collapsed the smuggling tunnels?