PA official: Hamas agrees to delay Gaza port demand in return for salary funds
ByKhaled Abu Toameh, JPOST.COM STAFF
14 August 2014 23:13

Under the framework of indirect negotiations to seal a lasting cease-fire between Israel and Hamas, a senior Palestinian Authority official said Thursday night that Hamas has agreed to delay its disputed demand for an airport and seaport in Gaza.

In return for the delay, Hamas conditioned that Israel should permit funds to be transferred to the Strip to pay the salaries of Hamas civil servants, accord to the PA official.

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