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Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt, Qatar welcome Trump peace plan on Palestine issue

Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Qatar, and the UAE welcomed the US president Donald Trump’s administration peace plan regarding Palestine issue. The Gulf States in through statements endorsed the efforts of Trump administration,  “The Kingdom reiterates its support for all efforts aimed at reaching a just and comprehensive resolution to the Palestinian …

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UN credibility at stake on Palestine, occupied Kashmir: Ambassador Lodhi

New York: Pakistan’s Ambassador to the UN, Dr Maleeha Lodhi said at the United Nations that if the Security Council did not implement its own resolutions on Palestine and Kashmir, people across the world can lose faith in the international body. Speaking in the debate on the Middle East, she …

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Abbas rejects US peace plan after Jerusalem vote

Paris: Palestinian President Mahmud Abbas said on Friday that he would “no longer accept” any peace plan proposed by the United States, dealing a pre-emptive blow to a new initiative expected by Washington next year. The comments in Paris came hours after 128 members of the United Nations voted to …

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Turkish ’embassy to Palestine in Jerusalem’ to open soon: Eurdogan

Ankara: While denouncing Donald Trump’s recognising Jerusalem as Israeli capital, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan expressed hope  that Turkey would soon be able to open an embassy to a Palestinian state in East Jerusalem on Sunday. Erdogan has sought to lead Islamic condemnation of his United States counterpart’s move, calling …

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Interpol votes to admit Palestine as full member state

PARIS: International police agency Interpol voted on Wednesday to include Palestine as a member state, in a new boost to Palestinian efforts for international recognition and influence amid long-stalled negotiations with Israel for full statehood. Interpol announced the inclusion of the “State of Palestine” as well as the Solomon Islands …

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