Hamas Official Calls for Third Intifada

israelnationalnews 27 February 2013
By Elad Benari

"Our Palestinian people will not abandon the intifada and the resistance," claims Hamas official Izzat al-Rishq

A day after a Hamas official called on terrorists to kidnap IDF soldiers in order to force Israel to release their fellow terrorists from Israeli prisons, another Hamas official called on PA Arabs on Tuesday to start an intifada (violent uprising).

The official, Izzat al-Rishq, said in a statement he released, "Our Palestinian people will not abandon the intifada and the resistance, and they live their lives in constant conflict with the Israeli enemy.”

He added that the Israeli "aggression" which, he claimed, consists of the ongoing violation of human rights of the "Palestinian people”, the "Judaization” of Jerusalem and "defilement” of the Al-Aqsa mosque brings PA Arabs to a state of daily confrontation with the Jewish residents of Judea and Samaria who, he claimed, are protected by the IDF. (continue reading...)