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President Abbas: Holocaust is the Most Heinous Crime in Modern Era
Monday, 28 April 2014 09:32

RAMALLAH, April 27, 2014 (WAFA) - In response to a question on the occasion of Holocaust Day, raised in conversation with Rabbi Marc Schneier, President Mahmoud Abbas said that: what happened to the Jews in the Holocaust is the most heinous crime to have occurred against humanity in the modern era. He expressed his sympathy with the families of the victims and many other innocent people who were killed by the Nazis.

Israeli Settlers, Beat Up, Injure Palestinian Child near Hebron
Saturday, 26 April 2014 10:43

HEBRON, April 24, 2014 – (WAFA) – Israeli settlers assaulted Thursday an 8-year-old Palestinian child in Khirbet Al-Kharoubi to the east of Yatta in southern Hebron, said a local activist.

Israeli Forces Deny PLO Central Council Member Entry into West Bank
Saturday, 26 April 2014 10:32

GAZA, April 24, 2014 – (WAFA) – Israeli forces denied on Thursday member of Politburo office of Palestinian People’s Party and member of PLO Central Council Walid Al-‘Awad entry into the West Bank.

Erekat: “National Reconciliation is Imperative to Achieve Just and Lasting Peace”
Friday, 25 April 2014 09:31

RAMALLAH, April 24, 2014 – (WAFA) – Member of PLO Executive Committee Saeb Erekat expressed severe disappointment at Israel’s reaction to the announcement of Palestinian national reconciliation.

“Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu and his government were using Palestinian division as an excuse not to make peace. Now they want to use Palestinian reconciliation as an excuse for the same purpose. This is utterly absurd. The only logical conclusion is that Netanyahu’s government does not want peace,” said Erekat.

PLO, Hamas announce agreement to end political division
Thursday, 24 April 2014 09:40
   GAZA CITY (Ma'an) -- PLO and Hamas representatives announced an historic unity deal on Wednesday to bring to an end more than seven years of political division between the main Palestinian political parties.

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