UN coordinator condemns Sderot Kassam attacks

Referring to Palestinian Kassam attacks on the western Negev town of Sderot, United Nations Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Alvaro de Soto said on Thursday that "the United Nations regards such indiscriminate attacks against Israeli civilians as completely unjustifiable." In a UN press release, de Soto reiterated his "call on the Palestinian Authority to take concrete steps to halt rocket attacks against Israel."