P.A. appears powerless

Monday, September 12, 2005 | 
The Palestinian Authority (PA) is going to have a hard time wresting control of the streets from heavily armed terrorist groups, as demanded by the internationally-backed “roadmap” peace plan. In a symbolic act, armed militants planted their flags in abandoned settlements. "We should protect the resistance option and the resistance weapons," said Ismail Haniyeh, a leader of the Islamic terror group Hamas. "These weapons liberated the land, and by these weapons we will continue the liberation process.” Islamic Jihad leader Mohammed al-Hindi agreed. “Gaza is only the first step," he said. The next step is the "the liberation of Jerusalem and the West Bank."

Want more news from Israel?
Click Here to sign up for our FREE daily email updates

Current Issue

Advertisements

Sign Up for Daily Email Updates

Keep up with events in Israel with our FREE daily email newsletter and special offers.

Popular Posts

Palestinian leader says Gazans...