Fatah: How dare UN Chief speak of Jewish Temple in J’lem?
by Hillel Fendel
January 30, 2017
United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said on Saturday night that it is “clear” to him the Holy Temple destroyed by the Romans over 19 centuries ago was a Jewish Temple. He made the remarks in an interview with a reporter from Reshet Bet, a Voice of Israel radio channel. Fatah did not tarry in responding with fury. The Deputy Secretary of the Fatah Revolutionary Council, Faiz Abu Ita, appeared on Palestinian Authority Television shortly afterwards and said that this declaration is “infuriating” and “unjustified” from “ethical, humanitarian, and political” standpoints. Abu Ita went further and said that such remarks are a “direct attack on the Palestinian nation [sic] in Jerusalem” and are a “display of admiration for the occupying power.” READ MORE