PA President Mahmoud Abbas spoke out today against the kidnapping of three Israeli teens and demanded their immediate release. During a visit to Saudi Arabia he said: “Those who perpetrated this act want to destroy us [the Palestinians]. The three young men are human beings just like us and must be returned to their families.”
In his address at the Organization of the Islamic Conference Abbas said: “It is in our interest to have security coordination with Israel because that would help protect us….I say it frankly, we will never have another intifada – that would destroy us.”
A senior Palestinian official said that if it was proved that Hamas was behind the kidnappings, the PA would reevaluate the unity pact.
Read more at: Times of Israel