Arab League: Middle East Will Not be Stable Without a Two-State Solution in Palestine


The newest developments relating to the Arab-Israeli battle is not going to have an effect on Arab consensus on the Palestinian Cause, Arab League Secretary-General Ahmed Abo El-Gheit stated, on Monday.

He identified that there’s Arab consensus on the inevitability of ending the Israeli occupation of Palestinian territories, as a important situation for attaining truthful and complete peace within the Middle East. 

In a press assertion, Abo El-Gheit acknowledged discussions have been held on the Palestinian trigger on the Arab League’s final ministerial assembly. During the assembly, member states renewed the consensus on the necessity to finish the Israeli occupation, in place since 4 June 1967.

They additionally mentioned the necessity to set up an impartial, viable and sovereign Palestinian state, with East Jerusalem as capital metropolis.

“I disagree with a lot of what is being said about the existence of crises in the region that are superior to the Palestinian Cause,” Abo El-Gheit stated, “These crises are the result of the difficult decade that has torn the region.” 

He added that the Palestinian Cause stays because the supply of the area’s ache, and stays unsolved till now.

Abo El-Gheit famous that this “means, for me, that the region will not witness real stability or security without reaching the two-state solution”.

He famous that there’s an Arab dispute about some ideas associated to establishing peace with Israel. However, all are dedicated to supporting the Palestinian calls for and rights as set and formulated by the Palestinian facet, and no celebration has sought to alter this.

Abo El-Gheit affirmed the Arab rejection of Israeli annexation plans, and the refusal to contemplate Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. He additionally reaffirmed the regional refusal to switch international embassies to Jerusalem, while additionally rejecting Israel’s settlement coverage within the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem.

The Arab League Secretary General’s remarks come only one month after the UAE introduced it might be signing a peace settlement with Israel, and just some days after Bahrain introduced it might be doing the identical.

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