Palestinian FM meets with British counterpart

PNN/ Ramallah/

The British Foreign Secretary, Boris Johnson on Tuesday met with the Palestinian Foreign Minister, Dr Riyad al Malki.

Speaking after the meeting, Johnson said It was a pleasure to meet the Palestinian Foreign Minister Dr Riyad al Malki.”

“We discussed the persistent challenges of achieving lasting peace in the Middle East and I reiterated the UK’s firm commitment to a two state solution with a Palestinian state living in peace alongside Israel,” Johnson said in an official statement sent to PNN.

The statement said that both parties agreed that “the anniversaries of 2017 serve as a stark reminder that all parties must redouble efforts to reach a negotiated solution which delivers dignity and prosperity to all the people in the region.”