Palestinian Shot By Israeli Soldiers Along Gaza Border Dies

Palestinian Shot By Israeli Soldiers Along Gaza Border Dies

Palestinian Shot By Israeli Soldiers Along Gaza Border Dies

Erekat's comments come in response to Sunday's meeting between US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

During their talks at Abbas' office in Ramallah, Abe also conveyed Japan's plan to provide food aid worth $10 million, Japanese officials said.

Abe on Tuesday told Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas his country would not move its Israeli embassy to Jerusalem, official media reported, two weeks before the United States completes its controversial relocation.

Abe also said, "It is important to negotiate face-to-face if the United States offers any proposals", as he views USA engagement as essential for realizing peace in the Middle East.

He told Voice of Palestine radio that a communique is going to be issued at the conclusion of the meetings, which will most likely be based on the speech President Mahmoud Abbas made at the opening session on Monday. Japan has tremendous capabilities in science, engineering and industry.

President Donald Trump's decision broke with decades of global consensus that the future of the disputed city should be negotiated between the parties, but Israel is hopeful other countries will follow the U.S. lead. "I think the bilateral relationship is going very well and we would like to continue this momentum", he added.

Rioters use a large slingshot to hurl stones during clashes with IDF troops on the Israel-Gaza border, April 20, 2018. "They have to understand that we are here, that the Jewish people has returned to our homeland and there is no other homeland for the Jewish people but the State of Israel, and the Land of Israel".

He said that the United States has abandoned its role as "an honest peace broker" by recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

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