Israeli PM Bennett’s reception in UAE translates into ‘betrayal to Palestine’: Islamic Jihad

Israeli PM Bennett’s reception in UAE translates into ‘betrayal to Palestine’: Islamic Jihad

The Palestinian Islamic Jihad resistance movement has strongly condemned the United Arab Emirates (UAE) officials over receiving Israeli prime minister Naftali Bennett, stressing that any normalization and alliance with the Tel Aviv regime amounts to “betrayal to Palestine.”

“Bennett’s reception would help the criminal [Israeli] regime beef up its security and would be an attempt to legitimize the regime’s false existence, wash the hands stained with the blood of Palestinian children and innocent people, and exonerate Israeli murderers and terrorists from their crimes against the entire Palestinian nation,” the movement said in a statement released on Monday.

The Israeli prime minister met the UAE’s de facto ruler on Monday after becoming the first leader of the Israeli regime to visit the Persian Gulf state, more than a year after the two sides agreed to establish formal relations under a US-brokered deal.

Bennett had a meeting with Abu Dhabi’s Crown…

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