Abbas orders to help finding kidnapped Israelis: official

June 14, 2014 10:57 PM

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RAMALLAH, June 14 (Xinhua) -- Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has instructed his security forces to help searching the three Israelis kidnapped on Thursday night in southern West Bank, a Palestinian said on Saturday.

President Abbas met with U.S. Consul in Jerusalem Michael Ratney in the West Bank city of Ramallah and officially informed him of the instructions given to the security forces in the West Bank, the official said.

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