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German Chancellor reaffirms support for "two state solution" to Palestinian issue
April 16, 2019

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has reaffirmed her support for the "two state solution" to the Palestinian issue.

In a telephonic talk with the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, she underlined the importance of a negotiated settlement between the two parties.

In another telephone call with the Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi, the German Chancellor expressed concern over the current military escalation in Libya and Sudan, she called for resumption of a UN-led political process as quickly as possible.