Gaza, ALRAY - Islamic Resistance Movement (Hamas), appreciated the attitude of the secretary of the Executive Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization, Saeb Erekat, in his speech at the United Nations last Thursday evening ".
"We appreciate the attitude of Saeb Erekat in front of the United Nations, he defended the legitimate resistance of our people and refused to consider both Hamas and the Popular Front as terrorist organizations," said Hamas spokesman ,Fawzi Barhoum.
He said in a post on his Facebook page, " Erekat's national and responsible attitude in the light of the great attack on the resistance of our people and in the face of "black Zionist propaganda."
In the speech of the State of Palestine to the United Nations in New York, Erekat stressed that the Palestinian people "exercise their legitimate right to defend themselves against war crimes committed by the occupation."
"Hamas and the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine are not terrorist movements and they are an integral part of Palestinian national liberation movements," Erekat said.