Liberman: 'Abbas a partner for terrorism'

November 2, 2014 22:28

Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman condemned Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas on Sunday for sending a condolence letter to the family of the Palestinian suspected of attempting to assassinate right-wing Israeli activist Yehuda Glick.

Abbas sent his sympathies to the family of Islamic Jihad member Moataz Hejazi's after he was killed during a an exchange of gunfire with police at his east Jerusalem home on Thursday, Channel 10 reported.

Liberman denounced the move saying it demonstrated that Abbas "is in fact a partner: a partner for terrorism, a partner for terrorists, a partner for murderers."

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