Musa Abu marzouq, Deputy head of the political Bureau of the Hamas terrorist organization, said that the Palestinian authority actually supports the blockade of Gaza, announced on 5 December, the radio station «Sieves Beth».
Abu marzouq said that Hamas had previously offered to place at the border crossing in Rafah, the Presidential guard of PA that caters to this PPC together with representatives of Hamas, but met refusal.
The announcement came amid rising calls to Hamas, a Palestinian social media users with calls to transfer control of the border crossing in Rafah, the official authorities of the PA to ensure the smooth operation of this checkpoint.
Thursday, December 3, Egyptian authorities opened the border crossing at Rafah for the first time in the last hundred days. Palestinian sources reported that on December 5, Egypt decided to close the checkpoint.
Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri called on the Egyptian leadership not to do it and keep the border crossing open.