Despite the rift between Hamas and Abbas’ Fatah, Fatah has come to the defense of Hamas at the UN.
The UN General Assembly will be voting on a US-proposed resolution to condemn Hamas for firing rockets into Israel and inciting violence. The resolution demands that Hamas and other terrorist groups such as Islamic Jihad cease their “militant” activities, including the use of airborne incendiaries.
The resolution prompted one Fatah official to declare that if Hamas is considered a terrorist organization, then the entire Palestinian Arab people is “involved in terrorism,” Palestinian Media Watch reported. Rather, he claimed, all the Palestinian factions are “national liberation movements”Read more at Arutz Sheva.