(photo credit: Associated Press)
Israel executes national terrorism, Palestinian Authority President
Mahmoud Abbas charged at the opening of an economic conference in
Beersheba on Wednesday.
Abbas called for the UN Security Council to protect the Palestinians and
end the blockade on Gaza.
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He also requested that the Security Council form an international
investigation on the blockade as well as Monday's flotilla raid.
According to Abbas, the Palestinian people are encountering daily
occurrences of Israeli terror.
"We are talking about murder, barricades, expulsion, occupation and
blockades," he said.
In addition, Israel Radio reported Abbas as saying: "The innocent blood
spilled will not have been in vain."