Palestinian authority threaten the United States to break relations in the event of the closure of the Washington representative office of the Palestine liberation Organization (PLO), which performs the role of the Embassy. This was stated by the Secretary General of the PLO Saeb Erakat, reports Anadolu news Agency.

“The Palestinian government will cease all relations with the United States if the government did not extend the term of the permit on the activities of the PLO office in Washington,” he said in his video.

Wreikat noted that such a move by the Palestinian side will be the answer to the decision of the US state Department about the possible closure of the PLO after the attempt of Palestine to sue Israel in the international criminal court (ICC).

According to Secretary-General of the bilateral relations between the United States and Palestine may be suspended for 90 days – for such period expected closure of the PLO in the capital of the USA.

Wreikat considers the decision of the States strong impact on their relationship.

It is noted that review of a permit PLO is that previously it was agreed that Palestine would not pursue the Muse of Israeli citizens.

See also: the US called on Hamas to disarm and recognize Israel




Palestine threatened the United States with rupture of relations 19.11.2017

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