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Palestinian President thanks UAE’s support for right to self-determination

Palestinian President thanks UAE’s support for right to self-determination
2012-12-24 18:01:34

WAM Ramallah, 24 Dec. 2012 (WAM) — Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has valued UAE’s support for the Palestinian people’s right to self-determination and to establish their independent state with Jerusalem as its capital.

The Palestinian president made his remarks during a meeting here with Abdullah Nasser Al Ameri, UAE Ambassador to Jordan and Non-residentAmbassador to Palestine, who was apprised on the latest political situation after Palestine was granted the status of a non-member observer state in the United Nations.

The UAE envoy congratulated President Abbas on the historic victory, saying the international consensus demonstrated the world’s support for the Palestinian people’s right to self-determination and to establish their independent state on their territories.

He said he was extremely delighted at visiting the Islamic and Christian sacred sites to share the Christmas and new year celebrations with the Christians.

He affirmed the UAE’s firm approach to promote love, peace and culture of dialogue and peaceful coexistence among religions and cultures.

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