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Luxembourg Foreign Minister affirms his country's support for holding elections in the entire Palestinian territory

Luxembourg Foreign Minister Jean Asselborn confirmed today, Tuesday, his country and the European Union's support for holding elections in the entire Palestinian territory, including East Jerusalem, indicating that the issue of Palestinian elections will be raised at the meeting of European Union foreign ministers scheduled for May 10.

The Palestinian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates, Riyad Al-Maliki - according to the Palestinian News Agency (WAFA) - reviewed with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Luxembourg the escalating Israeli violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, pointing out that the Israeli occupation authorities prevented holding two consultative meetings in East Jerusalem regarding The elections and threats against candidates, in flagrant violation of the agreements signed between the two sides regarding the elections in the Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem.

Al-Maliki praised Luxembourg's firm stances in support of the Palestinian people's struggle and the courage and wisdom of Minister Asselborn, and invited him to visit Palestine at the earliest opportunity.


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