JORDAN, EGYPT REITERATE SUPPORT TO PALESTINIANS’ LEGITIMATE RIGHTS

AMMAN, Jordan- Jordan and Egypt, on Sunday, reiterated their support to the Palestinians’ legitimate rights, of establishing a Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capital.

In talks in Amman, King Abdullah II of Jordan, and Egyptian President, Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi, underscored the importance of increasing efforts, at the international level, to end the Palestinian-Israeli conflict and realise a lasting and just peace, on the basis of the two-state solution, and the 2002 Arab Peace Initiative.

The two leaders called for an immediate end of the Israeli escalation in Jerusalem, and for ending all violations against the Al Aqsa Mosque.

On Syria, they called for intensified efforts, to realise a political solution, that preserves the unity and the integrity of Syria.

Their discussions also covered the war on terrorism and the need for international and regional efforts, to uproot terrorism, in line with a comprehensive strategy.

The two leaders also looked into means to bolster bilateral ties in various areas, including energy and commerce.

Source: Nam News Network