Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz rejected any criticism of his decision to meet with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, The Times of Israel reports.
& quot; Only those who are responsible for sending soldiers into battle know how serious the responsibility is to prevent this. I have always done this and will continue to do so, “said Benny Gantz.
For the first time since 2010, the chairman The PA paid an official visit to Israel. The meeting took place at the Gantz residence in Rosh HaAyin and lasted more than two hours. As you know, the sides discussed security issues.
This meeting drew criticism from various sides. The Judea and Samaria Council of Settlements issued a statement emphasizing that “ Defense Minister Gantz has decided to lend a hand to a supporter of terror. '' Backstab the intifada.