House panel chief meets Palestinian president’s advisor

Amman, Chairman of the Lower House Palestine Committee, Yahia Saud, said Jordanians stand behind His Majesty King Abdullah II in his unwavering support of the Palestinian cause.

During a meeting Wednesday with the Advisor to the President of the State of Palestine on Religious Affairs and Islamic Relations and Supreme Judge of Shareia Courts of the State of Palestine, Mahmoud Habbash, the MP stressed the importance of the Hashemite guardianship over Islamic and Christian holy sites in Jerusalem.

For his part, Habbash hailed the King’s position is defense of Jerusalem, adding the Palestinian issue and the suffering of its people are “present in all meetings of His Majesty at local, regional and international forums”.

He also stressed the importance of the Hashemite guardianship in preserving the holy sites in Jerusalem, calling on the Arab nations to put aside their differences, defend the Palestinian issue, and counter the Israeli occupation.

Source: Jordan News Agency