PA president expresses sorrow for Meron disaster, ‘praying for victims’

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas sends a letter of condolence to President Rivlin Rivlin.

In the letter, Abbas expresses his sorrow “for the tragedy that claimed the lives of dozens of victims,” adding, “we are praying for the victims and hope for the recovery of those injured,” according to the President’s Office.

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas wears a mask upon his arrival to head the Palestinian leadership meeting at his headquarters, in the West Bank city of Ramallah, May 7, 2020. (AP Photo/Nasser Nasser, Pool)
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