Amid escalation in south, terror group's leader in Gaza urges 'new Egyptian president' to curb 'Israeli aggression'; Palestinians celebrate 'great victory for all Muslims and Gazans'
Hamas Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh welcomed the self-declared victory of Muslim Brotherhood candidate Mohamed Morsy in Egypt's presidential election, the Egyptian daily Al-Ahram reported Monday.
According to the report, Haniyeh said he was praying for stability and security in Egypt. He also urged the Arab country to curb the "Israeli aggression."
Hamas welcomes Morsy 'win' in Egypt; calls to 'restrain Israel' - Israel News, Ynetnews