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Highlights. • During the first quarter of 2018, the deteriorating socio-economic situation in the Gaza Strip, characterized by shortages in the electricity and fuel supply, uncertainty in the funding of key services and renewed clashes has deepened the severe humanitarian situation for Palestinian children and ...
The spokesman of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas says Palestinians will not accept any attempt aimed at the solution of the Israeli–Palestinian conflict without occupied Jerusalem al-Quds being the capital of Palestine. “We tell those who try to circumvent the Arab Peace Initiative and legitimate ...

... post on Facebook that he had been detained at the border for six hours and questioned six times before his entry was denied. He called the situation whereby Israel can refuse supporters of a Palestinian state entry into Israel “intolerable.” He called on France in the post to recognize the state of Palestine.
RIYADH • King Salman bin Abdul Aziz has reiterated Saudi Arabia's support for a Palestinian state after his son and heir apparent said Israelis were entitled to live peacefully on their own land - a rare statement by an Arab leader. The king also emphasised the need to advance the peace process in a ...
Saudi King Salman reaffirms support for Palestinian state in call to Trump. #PalestineState. King Salman's comments come one day after his son said Israel has right to its homeland. Saudi King Salman emphasised need to advance the Middle East peace process in phone call to Trump (AFP). MEE and ...
Gideon Sa'ar, the deputy leader of the Likud, the ruling Israeli party, has expressed his objection to the establishment of a Palestinian state in the occupied West Bank. Writing in Israeli newspaper Israel Hayom, Sa'ar said: In addition to the loss of security control, he asserted, Tel Aviv will also face the loss ...

Highlights. • When continuously provided, WFP's food assistance is a fundamental safety net for the poorest whose coping mechanisms continue to deteriorate in the face of an acute humanitarian crisis in Gaza. • WFP's monitoring findings showed that the Food Consumption Scores (FCS) of 65,000 people ...
... Authority (PA) President Mahmoud Abbas when she said before a meeting of international donors that a Palestinian state was only possible if it contained every one of the areas the PA has demanded from Israel. ... “There is no State of Palestine without Gaza, nor with Gaza alone,” Mogherini declared.
With several state Labor branches last year adopting a platform of recognising a Palestinian state as a means of pursuing a two-state solution after 60 years of conflict, the policy is now likely to be adopted at the national conference in July, which would then become binding on a federal Labor government.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Tuesday called for immediate negotiations in the recognition of a Palestinian state, hoping to lay the groundwork for peace in the Middle East. “We are ready to begin negotiations immediately in order to achieve the freedom and independence of our people,” ...

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed support Saturday in Ramallah for an independent Palestine and said he hoped for the return of peace to the region, while Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas called on India to support multicountry sponsorship of future Israeli-Palestinian negotiations.
They do not want to recognise the truth. The project of an independent Palestinian state has ended forever, and any talk about a “Palestinian state” today remains a dead letter that does not go along with its meaning. This is what the Americans, Europeans, Israelis and the Palestinian Authority itself know.
RAMALLAH, March 19, 2018 (WAFA) - PLO Executive Committee Member Hanan Ashrawi urged Denmark to recognize the State of Palestine and "to hold Israel accountable for its ongoing breach of international law and violation of Palestinian rights." This came during a meeting with Head of the ...
Recognising a Palestinian state is not just about rectifying historic injustice” but also provides “the best means of ensuring the long term peace and security of both Israel and Palestine”, a city councillor said this week. Labour Galway City Central councillor, Billy Cameron, has called on the Minister for ...
RAMALLAH, April 24, 2018 (WAFA) – Nabil Abu Rudeineh, spokesman for President Mahmoud Abbas, said on Tuesday that any attempt by any party to promote suspicious ideas under any vague slogans and uncompleted positions would have no value or usefulness. Abu Rudeineh added: "We tell those ...
BRUSSELS, Feb 28 (KUNA) -- Several speakers at a seminar on Palestine held in the European Parliament called Wednesday on the European Union to immediately recognize an independent Palestinians state with East Jerusalem as its capital in order to push forward the Middle East Peace Process.
... • WFP started implementing the new 2018-2022 Country Strategic Plan. WFP's 2018 work plan will prioritise assistance in Gaza as per the greatest needs. • Whilst the in-kind food entitlements were reduced for 55,000 people, assistance to 65,000 food-insecure people receiving cash-based transfers ...
The Trump administration's proposal for an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal could include recognizing a Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capital, the Saudi newspaper Asharq al-Awsat reported Wednesday. The report, citing “knowledgeable Arab diplomatic sources,” claimed that the United States ...
... decided to recognize an independent Palestinian state, saying that the conditions for such a decision have not been met. The European Commission's Information and Communication Officer in Jerusalem, Shadi Othman, told Quds Press that the decision to recognize the State of Palestine is a “sovereign ...


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