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April 11, 2012 2:15 pm

Quartet Equates Palestinian, Settler Violence

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Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (second from left) with Quartet Representative Tony Blair (left), UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon (center), Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov (fourth from left), and EU High Representative Catherine Ashton. Photo: wiki commons.

JPost – The Quartet issued a statement Wednesday that included a paragraph lumping violent Palestinian extremism and incitement with settler violence.

“Noting the significant progress on security achieved by the Palestinian Authority in the West Bank, the Quartet calls on the Palestinian Authority to continue to make every effort to improve law and order, to fight violent extremism, and to end incitement,” the statement read. “The Quartet also expressed its concern over ongoing settler violence and incitement in the West Bank and calls on Israel to take effective measures, including bringing the perpetrators of such acts to justice.”

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