Abbas says he'll raise prisoners issue in the UN

April 30, 2012 23:40

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas on Monday said that the PA will raise the issue of Palestinians jailed by Israel in the United Nations.

Speaking during a visit to Tunisia, Abbas accused Israel of being in violation of agreements to free Palestinian prisoners and that authorities are not meeting the demands of thousands of hunger-strikers, official Palestinian news agency WAFA reported.

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