Hamas denies assassination attempt on Palestinian president
Izz al-Din al-Qassam, Hamas military wing, denied Thursday accusations made by Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, that the organization tried to assassinate him using an explosive tunnel in Gaza.


Officials in Izz al-Din al-Qassam said Abbas was never a target and that "all of his accusations are false." (Ali Waked)


First published: 06.21.07, 20:28