Nikki Haley, U.S. Ambassador to the UN, urged the international organization to recognize the Palestinian Islamist group Hamas, seized power in the Gaza strip, a terrorist organization.
This statement was made on Tuesday at a meeting of the UN security Council on the Middle East, writes on Wednesday, June 21, the Jewish news Agency JTA.
Haley claimed that Hamas poses a threat not only for Israel but for the Palestinians: «the security Council must Solidaritatea and say – enough. We must compel Hamas to end the tyranny and free the people of Gaza. We must condemn this group by issuing the corresponding resolution.»
«You can condemn Israel, criticize the PA, but it’s going nowhere. If you see what I’ve seen, if you acknowledge that there is today there is terror, you will understand: every word spoken here, sets parties against each other and only strengthens the terrorists,» – leads edition of the words of the American Ambassador to the UN.
Recall that on 8 June, the US Ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, accompanied by his Israeli counterpart Dani Danon visited the Israeli settlements located near the border with the Gaza strip and visited one of the tunnels through which the terrorists a few years ago tried to get into Israeli territory.
Earlier this month, Haley said that the United States could withdraw from the UN Council on human rights, which was biased against Israel.