web analytics
November 27, 2015 / 15 Kislev, 5776
At a Glance
News & Views
Sponsored Post

PLO Paving Way for Islamic Jihad Terror Group to Run in Elections

JewishPress Logo

The legislative body of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) is talking with the Islamic Jihad terrorist organization to allow it to run in elections as part of the movement to unite it with fellow terrorists in Hamas and with the Fatah party, headed by Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas.

The union would make it even harder for the sages at the U.S. State Department to dig up the “peace process” again after a statement to Bethlehem-based Ma’an news agency by Islamic Jihad leader Sheikh Nafith Azzam regarding the Oslo Accords, “which we and many factions reject.”

“If we agree on the political program and the decision-making mechanism and the structure, this will be a strong impetus to greater unity in the Palestinian front,” according the sheikh.

The Palestinian National Council is the legislative body of the PLO, to which the Palestinian Authority and Abbas are subservient.

The PNC does not include Islamic Jihad and Hamas because they were formed after the PLO was established in 1964.

About the Author: JewishPress.com brings you the latest in Jewish news from around the world. Stay up to date by following up on Facebook and Twitter. Do you have something noteworthy to report? Submit your news story to us here.

If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.

Our comments section is intended for meaningful responses and debates in a civilized manner. We ask that you respect the fact that we are a religious Jewish website and avoid inappropriate language at all cost.

If you promote any foreign religions, gods or messiahs, lies about Israel, anti-Semitism, or advocate violence (except against terrorists), your permission to comment may be revoked.

No Responses to “PLO Paving Way for Islamic Jihad Terror Group to Run in Elections”

Comments are closed.

Current Top Story
Ambulances evacuate wounded soldiers at the scene where a Palestinian Arab driver rammed his car into Israeli soldiers near Beit Ummar, on November 27, 2015.
On This Violent ‘Day of Rage,’ a/k/a Friday, Closure Imposed on PA Villages

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/plo-paving-way-for-islamic-jihad-terror-group-to-run-in-elections/2013/02/07/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: