25 September 2021

Gantz: Abbas’s 1967 lines ultimatum ‘will be hard to climb down from’

timesofisrael.com

Defense minister responds to PA president warning Israel has a year to withdraw to West Bank borders, or the PA will seek further action at international courtDefense Minister Benny Gantz said Saturday night that Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas’s demand that Israel withdraw to the 1967 boundaries within a year was “a tall tree that will be hard to climb down from.”In the first high-level Israeli government response to Abba’s ultimatum during his speech at the United Nations [...]