Hamas calls for delegitimising, prosecuting PA President Abbas
09 January, 2019
The Hamas leader and Member of Parliament Salah al-Bardawil called for
“delegitimising and prosecuting the Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud
During the Palestinian National Council’s session held on Wednesday,
al-Bardawil stressed that Abbas’ term in office expired in 2009 and that the
PA President lacks political and legal eligibility.
Al-Bardawil added that the “Constitutional Court” was formed to seize
control over the Palestinian judiciary system and was exploited [by Mahmoud
Abbas] for politically-motivated purposes.
The PLC deputy considered slashing the salaries of Gaza’s public servants a
“crime punishable by laws.”
Al-Badawil urged all world’s parliaments to boycott any Abbas-formed