Report: Rabbi Ovadia Yosef wishes death to Abbas

Shas spiritual leader Rabbi Ovadia Yosef called Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas "an evil hater of Israel" in his weekly sermon on Saturday, Israel Radio reported.
After mentioning the traditional New Year's wish of "may those who hate us be finished," Rabbi Yosef reportedly said that God should send a plague to Abbas and the Palestinians, and they should be finished.