Armed Palestinians in the environment surrounded the delegation of the European Union in Gaza, said the satellite television channel «al-Jazeera». Near the building of the gathered members of several radical groups such as Islamic Jihad, the popular resistance Committees and the «Brigades of martyrs al-Aksy», and demanded to close the office of the EU.
The move came in response to the publication in several European publications of the cartoons of the prophet Muhammad. A number of groups have issued a statement threats to attack all the French, Danes and Norwegians who are in Gaza.
On the eve of a number of European Newspapers have published a series of cartoons of the founder of Islam as a sign of solidarity with the Danish colleagues, who first put on the pages of his publication of these pictures. Media explains step to demonstrate that in the secular democratic society «religious dogma».