US remains opposed to any engagement with Hamas

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 17, 2013 05:28

Following Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan's announcement on Thursday that he intends to go ahead as planned with his Gaza visit next month, US State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said Washington continues to oppose any engagement with Hamas.

Speaking at a press briefing, Psaki said Hamas is a "foreign terrorist organization which remains a destabilizing force in Gaza and the region."


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