UN Envoy Meets Top Hamas Leader in Gaza

UN Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process Nickolay Mladenov met the head of Hamas Political Bureau Ismail Haniyeh in Gaza yesterday, Shehab.ps reported.

The UN envoy discussed in depth the different issues related to the situation in the Gaza Strip, mainly the disastrous humanitarian issue and how to solve it in light of international efforts.

Mladenov and Haniyeh discussed Israeli aggression on Gaza and the killing of two Palestinian boys whilst they played in Al-Katiba Park in the west of Gaza City.

Mladenov arrived in Gaza early on Sunday, held a press conference and stated that the situation in Gaza has rapidly deteriorated in the last few months.

He said this had happened for three reasons:

Commenting on this, he said:

Haniyeh reiterated to Mladenov that the Great March of Return will continue until its goals are achieved.

He also discussed mechanisms to end internal division.

Source: Palestine Chronicle