Palestinian FM meets with Arab League secretary-general

Cairo, Palestinian Foreign Minister,Riyad Maliki, Tuesday in Cairo handed Secretary-General of the Arab League, Ahmad Aboul Gheit, a proposal drafted by the Palestinian Authority (PA) to demarcate the maritime borders of the State of Palestine.

Aboul Gheit said he was happy over this important step which would contribute to the consolidation of the legal position of Palestine and strengthen its international status.

The secretary-general of the pan-Arab organization welcomed the steps that the PA intends to take to hold legislative elections in Palestine, including the Gaza Strip and occupied Jerusalem, followed by presidential elections, affirming the League’s support for this “significant” step aimed at reorganizing the internal Palestinian landscape.

Source: Jordan News Agency