The ruling in the Gaza strip, the terrorist group Hamas issued a strong condemnation of the statement by one of the leaders of Fatah, Jibril Rajoub, said that the final settlement of the Western Wall to remain under Israeli sovereignty.
«This is a crime against the Palestinian people. He insulted our national shrines. The Palestinian authority gives Israel to understand that they are ready to abandon the historical heritage in exchange for pitiful handouts» — said the press Secretary of the group, Hazim al-Qassam.
According to him, such statements demonstrate a profound spiritual crisis, which remains a significant part of the leadership of Fatah. «Its leaders are more important to the Israelis considered them to be peace doves. What they betray, they do not see», — he added.
In interview to the Second Israeli TV channel rajoub said the Palestinian leadership is aware of the Holiness of the Western Wall for Jews and understands that it will remain in the hands of the Israelis.
However, he recalled that the Temple mount, despite the famous words of Mota Gur, is in Arab hands. «She’s ours. The status quo was set here, Moshe Dayan 50 years ago. This principle must be preserved,» said rajoub.
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