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  7/8/2014, Tammuz 10, 5774

Abbas Demands that Israel Stop Gaza Airstrikes

Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas on Monday demanded that Israel stop the airstrikes on Gaza.

In an official statement published by the PA’s WAFA news agency and in which Abbas was described as “the President of the State of Palestine”, the PA head called on the international community to immediately intervene to stop what he called “the dangerous Israeli escalation”.