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Palestine calls for EU pressure on Israel to allow elections in East Jerusalem
October 01, 2020

Palestinian Authority has called for the European Union to exert pressure on Israel to permit holding the Palestinian elections in East Jerusalem.

In an interview with the official Palestinian Radio, Member of the Palestine Liberation Organization Executive Committee Saleh Rafat said EU is ready to respond to our request to hold the elections in East Jerusalem and monitor it in the Palestinian territories

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas announced earlier that the date for holding the elections in Palestine will be decided after an agreement with the Palestinian factions is reached.