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Abbas calls for parties to cease fire, condemns IDF operations in Shejaia

ByJPOST.COM STAFF,
July 20, 2014 22:17

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas called on Sunday for all parties engaged in fighting between Israel and terrorists in Gaza to cease fire, and honor an Egyptian-proposed truce.

Abbas condemned IDF operations in Gaza's Shejaia district that killed dozens of Palestinians on Sunday as an "ugly crime," charging that the "perpetrators won't escape punishment."

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