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  6/18/2014, Sivan 20, 5774

Zoabi's Party Backs Her Comments, Blames the 'Occupation'

The Balad party, of which MK Hanin Zoabi is a member, dismissed on Tuesday evening the criticism that was leveled at Zoabi after she justified the kidnapping of three yeshiva students by Hamas.

In a statement, the party also blamed the “Israeli occupation” for recent violence.