Abbas asks Olmert to free Barghouti

By JPOST.COM STAFF
June 26, 2007 16:07

Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas had asked during the Sharm e-Sheikh summit to release Marwan Brghouti from prison, the London-based Al Hayat was quoted by Israel Radio, Tuesday. According to the report, Abbas believes that a free Barghouti could strengthen Fatah by breathing new hope in the hearts of Palestinians living in the West Bank.


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