Slap at Israel: British foreign secretary Hague leads E.U. in praising Hamas-Fatah unity accord Staff
Posted: Jun 05, 2014 9:59 AM

In a blow to Israel, British Foreign Secretary William Hague was the first EU foreign minister to welcome the unity government agreement signed on Monday between the Palestinian Authority (PA) and Hamas. In a statement issued on Tuesday, Hague said reuniting the Gaza Strip and the West Bank was "a necessary condition for resolving the Israel-Palestinian conflict," reports The Jerusalem Post.