Islamic Resistance Movement, Hamas, held Fateh movement of President Mahmoud Abbas, and the Israeli Army, responsible for the Monday assassination of Qassam Brigades fighter, Ali Sweity, and said that this assassination is the fruit of collaboration between the P.A and the Israeli army.Sami Abu Zuhri, spokesperson of Hamas, said that the assassination is a serious crime that comes part of the efforts to eliminate the resistance, especially the Al
Qassam Brigades in the West Bank.

Abu Zuhri added that Sweity was repeatedly arrested, and wanted, by the security forces of Mahmoud Abbas, the same way he was wanted and targeted by the Israeli occupation.

He stated that “such crimes will not succeed in eliminating the resistance”, and added that the fighters will continue their path of resistance.

Ali Sweity was assassinated in Beit Awwa town, near the southern West Bank city of Hebron.