Gaza, 13 Shaban 1436/31 May 2015 (MINA) – Hamas Spokesman, Husam Badran denounced on Friday the Palestinian Authority’s (PA) dropping the of bid calling to suspend Israel from FIFA membership, Palestine newspaper reported.
Badran said that such a move completely contradicts the general Palestinian demand to end the all forms of cooperation and coordination with the Israeli occupation.
Just hours before the meeting of the FIFA members in Zurich, the head of the Palestinian Football Association, senior Fatah and PA official, Jibril Al-Rajoub dropped the bid seeking suspension of Israeli from the FIFA. Middle East Monitor (MEMO) reports as quoted by Mi’raj Islamic News Agency (MINA).
“This kind of retreat in the sport field makes the Palestinians distrust the pledges of the PA regarding the prosecution of the Israeli occupation in the international courts, as well as the continuous warning that it would suspend military cooperation,” Badran said. (T/P002/NMT)
Mi’raj Islamic News Agency (MINA)