Palestine called for the PLO’s representative in Washington for consultations

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Minister of Palestine announced that the representative of the Palestine liberation Organization (PLO) in Washington was summoned for consultation, according to the newspaper al-Resala.

The Ministry of foreign Affairs said in a press statement that «foreign Minister Riyad al-Malki called the representative of the PLO in Washington, Husam of Somlata to Ramallah for consultations».

In early December, the President of the United States Donald trump announced the recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and signed a document about the transfer of the us Embassy there from tel Aviv. The decision of the us leader was well received in Israel and aroused a negative reaction from many countries, primarily countries in the Middle East and Palestine. Following the announcement in Istanbul and Ankara protests.