Meet the most influential figures in the Jewish world
Israeli envoy to US slams State Department for upholding ties with PA after unity gov't
ByJPOST.COM STAFF
June 3, 2014 06:43

Israel's Ambassador to the US Ron Dermer reproached the State Department on Monday for its decision to continue to uphold ties with the Palestinian Authority following the swearing in of a Fatah-Hamas unity government.

"Hamas hasn't changed. It remains as committed to Israel's destruction today as it was yesterday" Dermer warned on Facebook.



He charged that the technocratic heads of the new Palestinian unity government were just posing to front the body backed by terrorists, and the government should be recognized as such.

"With suits in the front office and terrorists in the back office, it should not be business as usual," said the Israeli envoy.

Share this article via
from around the web
Related Content
Breaking news
February 23, 2017
Report: IDF soldier wounded in refugee camp operation

By JPOST.COM STAFF

Top Stories
Israel Weather
  • 5 - 17
    Beer Sheva
    8 - 17
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 7 - 15
    Jerusalem
    8 - 16
    Haifa
  • 10 - 23
    Elat
    7 - 18
    Tiberias