Palestinian FM visits Kuwait Mon. with message of thanks, appreciation

Palestine’s Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Minister Riyad Al-Maliki said he will visit Kuwait on Monday carrying a message of “thanks and appreciation” from President Mahmoud Abbas to His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah.

In a press statement Sunday, Al-Maliki expressed thanks and appreciation for the role of the Kuwait in supporting the Palestinian people.

On behalf of the Palestinian people and the families of the martyrs, Al-Maliki thanked His Highness the Amir, government and people of Kuwait for their historic and honorable positions in support of the rights of Palestinian people and their aspirations for freedom and independence.

During his visit, Al-Maliki will hold deep talks in Kuwait on the expected steps in the United Nations, especially after the United States vetoed a draft resolution calling for the protection of Palestinians.

The United States on Friday vetoed a draft resolution calling for the protection of Palestinians in the occupied territories. The draft resolution won the approval of 10 out of 15 members.

Source: Kuwait News Agency