Hamas rejects Abbas’s invitation to visit Jerusalem

28.02.2012                      05.Adar. 5772


Hamas rejects Abbas's invitation to visit Jerusalem

Palestinian officials in Gaza reject visit to Jerusalem as "normalization with Israel", encourage Arab isolation of Jewish state.

Hamas rejected Monday an invitation by Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas for Arab leaders to visit Jerusalem, dismissing Abbas's assertion that a visit to the city would not equal normalization with Israel.
Hamas spokesman Fawzi Barhoum said that Hamas officials would only enter Jerusalem in order to "deliver it from the occupation", according to Al Jazeera….