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  אב 8, 5774 , 04/08/14

Hamas Demands Apology from UN Secretary-General Ban ki-Moon

Hamas has called upon UN Secretary-General Ban ki-moon to issue an official apology to the Palestinian people for giving credit to Israel's version of the kidnapping of Lt. Hadar Goldin, Hy'd. Ban had called for Hamas to immediately release the young officer with no pre-conditions.

Hamas spokesman, Sami Abu Zuhri, stated that as a result, the UN Secretary-General was complicit in the slaughter that took place in Rafiah, Hamas officials, who were out of the country at the time, said that Israel had managed to to completely mislead both Secretary-General Ban and US Secretary of State John Kerry into giving false reports on the soldier's kidnapping, and demanded that Ban apologize for his remarks.

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