Archives - January 2019

25
Jan

Spanish parliament calls on government to recognize Palestine

Spain’s Congress unanimously passed a nonbinding motion calling on the government to recognize Palestinian statehood, but added that it must be reached through negotiations with Israel. The text passed Tuesday by the Congress of Deputies, Spain’s lower house, was the result of lengthy negotiations on the precise wording of the draft motion between the ruling …

17
Jan

Malaysia says it will not host any future event involving Israel

Malaysia’s Foreign Minister said Wednesday that the government will not budge over a ban on Israeli athletes in a paralympic swimming competition and has decided that the country will not host any events in the future involving Israel. Malaysia, a strong supporter of the Palestinian cause, is among the predominantly Muslim countries that do not …

12
Jan

The League of Parliamentarians for Al-Quds appreciates the refusal of the Malaysian government to receive athletes from the Zionist entity

The League of Parliamentarians for Al-Quds expresses its sincere thanks to the Malaysian government, which refused to receive athletes from the occupied Zionist entity and considers this courageous attitude as a serious step in the face of frantic attempts by the brutal entity to infiltrate through sport, culture,etc, to pass its racist and aggressive policy …

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