UN envoy Serry condemns murder of IDF soldier Tomer Hazan

The top UN envoy to the Middle East peace process condemned on Saturday the murder of Sgt. Tomer Hazan by his former Palestinian coworker, and stressed the importance of calm in the area in light of current political eneavors.
The “shocking murder follows a series of violent incidents in the West Bank,” Robert Serry the UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process said in a statement.
He added that calm “is all the more important at this critical moment in the political process”.