Deputy foreign Minister Bogdanov discussed with Abbas’s statement trump Jerusalem

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Filippoupolitis in fotomonster Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Mikhail Bogdanov. Archival photoDeputy foreign Minister Bogdanov discussed with Abbas’s statement trump Jerusalem© RIA Novosti / Alexei Filippoupolitis the image Bank

Russian Deputy foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov discussed with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas the decision of the President of the United States Donald trump to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, according to the Russian foreign Ministry.

«The conversation was held on a trusting exchange of views on the results held in Istanbul on 13 December extraordinary summit of the OIC on the issue of Jerusalem in light of the announcement by US President Donald trump on the recognition of this city as the capital of the state of Israel», — is spoken in the message published on the website of the foreign Ministry.

It notes that Abbas at the meeting held on 13 November in Istanbul, expressed appreciation for Russia’s stance on this issue, based on the principles of international law, including General Assembly resolutions and Security Council of the UN.

«In addition, they discussed the problems of restoring Palestinian unity and the issues of further development of traditionally friendly Russian-Palestinian relations, including maintaining an active foreign policy dialogue between Moscow and Ramallah on key aspects of regional agenda», — said the Russian foreign Ministry.

Last week trump announced the recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and signed a document about transferring the U.S. Embassy from tel Aviv to this city. The US decision was welcomed in Israel and provoked a negative reaction from many countries, primarily countries in the Middle East and Palestine.

Deputy foreign Minister Bogdanov discussed with Abbas’s statement trump Jerusalem© RIA Novosti, Infographiste-Israeli conflict

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