Thursday, 20 July 2017
Beijing: China will continue supporting the Palestinian people’s pursuit of restoring their legitimate national rights, President Xi Jinping said as he received the highest Palestinian medal from visiting President Mahmoud Abbas.
China firmly supports the establishment of the State of Palestine, enjoying full sovereignty on the basis of 1967 borders and with East Jerusalem as its capital, Xi said while holding talks with Abbas here yesterday.
Abbas is making a state visit to China. It is his fourth state visit to China. Witnessed by the two presidents, China and Palestine signed four documents to enhance cooperation in diplomacy, economy, technology, human resources, culture and education.
Xi called for earnest implementation of UN Security Council Resolution 2334 calling for an immediate stop of all settlement activities in the occupied territories.
China hopes that immediate measures will be taken to prevent violence against civilians, he said.
Source by: Internet