Emir receives message from Palestine President

 06 Dec 2017 - 8:37

Emir receives message from Palestine President

The Peninsula

Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad A Thani received a written message from President of the State of Palestine, Mahmoud Abbas, pertaining to the latest developments in the Palestinian arena and the possibility of the US administration to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and transfer the US Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

Ambassador of Palestine to Qatar, Munir Abdullah Ghannam, delivered the message during a meeting with the Emir at Al Bahr Palace yesterday. The Emir affirmed the State of Qatar’s firm stance towards the Palestinian issue in general and Jerusalem in particular because of its religious and political importance to Arabs, Muslims and the whole world.