Ashrawi welcomes to Palestine the French Consul General Pierre Cochard

PNN/ Ramallah/

PLO Executive Committee Member Dr. Hanan Ashrawi met with French Consul General Pierre Cochard at the PLO Headquarters in Ramallah and welcomed him to Palestine.

In the context of reviewing relations between Palestine and France, both parties pledged further mutual cooperation and coordination, especially on ensuring the success of the French initiative to organize an international peace conference before the end of the year.

Dr. Ashrawi provided an assessment of the alarming and worsening conditions on the ground and Israel’s persistent violations of international law.

The discussion also focused on regional, European and global developments and their impact on Palestinian realities in terms of pursuing a just peace.