Israel: Hamas ‘Attempting to Fool the World’ with New Policy Paper

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Ynetnews reports: Israel said Hamas was trying to delude the world by issuing a new policy document on Monday that purportedly softens the Palestinian Islamist terror group’s policy towards Israel.

The group will drop its long-standing call for Israel’s destruction as well as its association with the Muslim Brotherhood in a new policy document to be issued on Monday, Gulf Arab sources said.

However, the move, whether true or not, has been dismissed in Israel. “Hamas is attempting to fool the world but it will not succeed,” said David Keyes, a spokesman for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

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