Palestine

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  • PM Modi hopes to see Palestine as free country through dialogue

    PM Modi hopes to see Palestine as free country through dialogue

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday reassured his country's support for the Palestinian cause while Palestine President Mahmoud Abbas said that Palestinians relied on India's role as an international force to bring peace in this region. "I have assured......

    February 10, 2018
  • Abbas seeks India's role in peace process as PM Modi visits

    Abbas seeks India's role in peace process as PM Modi visits

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday met Mahmoud Abbas on a historic visit to Palestine during which the Palestinian President sought India's role in achieving a “just and desired peace” with Israel in accordance with the two-state solution. President Abbas......

    February 10, 2018
  • PM Modi arrives in Palestine, lays wreath at Yasser Arafat's mausoleum

    PM Modi arrives in Palestine, lays wreath at Yasser Arafat's mausoleum

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday laid a wreath at the mausoleum of Yaser Arafat, the Chairman of the Palestinian Liberation Organisation and the first President of the Palestinian Authority, soon after arriving here. The mausoleum complex consists of Arafat's......

    February 10, 2018
  • PM Modi to begin West Asia trip with historic Palestine visit

    PM Modi to begin West Asia trip with historic Palestine visit

    Focusing on strengthening energy and security cooperation along with counter-terrorism efforts, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will begin his West Asia tour on Saturday with the first pit-stop in Ramallah, making him the first Indian PM to visit Palestine. Modi will......

    February 10, 2018
  • PM Modi leaves for three-nation visit to Palestine, Oman, UAE

    PM Modi leaves for three-nation visit to Palestine, Oman, UAE

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday embarked on a four-day visit to Palestine, Oman and the UAE with the focus on strengthening energy and security cooperation along with counter-terrorism efforts, officials said. This will be the first visit by an Indian Prime Minister to......

    February 9, 2018
  • PM Modi to leave for Palestine, Oman, UAE today

    PM Modi to leave for Palestine, Oman, UAE today

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Friday embark upon a four-day visit to Palestine, Oman and the UAE with the focus on strengthening energy and security cooperation along with counter-terrorism efforts, officials said. This will be the first visit by an Indian Prime Minister to......

    February 9, 2018
  • Palestinian Presidency welcomes 'grand guest' Modi ahead of visit

    Palestinian Presidency welcomes 'grand guest' Modi ahead of visit

    The Palestinian Presidency on Wednesday welcomed the "historical and significant" visit of "grand guest" Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi ahead of his visit to Palestine on February 10, the first ever prime ministerial visit from India here. "The Palestinian Presidency......

    February 8, 2018
  • Modi to visit Palestine as part of West Asia tour this week; lay temple's foundation stone in UAE

    Modi to visit Palestine as part of West Asia tour this week; lay temple's foundation stone in UAE

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will leave here later this week on a path-breaking visit to Palestine to reiterate India’s unwavering support to the cause of the Palestinians even as India deepens its engagement with Israel. Modi will thus become the......

    February 5, 2018
  • PM Modi to visit Palestine, UAE, Oman

    PM Modi to visit Palestine, UAE, Oman

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will make a historic visit to Palestine during a trip to the Middle East from February 9 to 12 that will take him to the UAE and Oman. This will be the first visit by an......

    January 28, 2018
  • After courting Netanyahu, Modi set to visit Palestine

    After courting Netanyahu, Modi set to visit Palestine

    Within a month of hosting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Natanyahu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to visit Palestine in the second week of February to reaffirm India’s ‘unwavering support’ to the cause of Palestinians despite New Delhi's growing partnership......

    January 27, 2018
  • Jordan, Palestine stress commitment to two-state solution

    Jordan, Palestine stress commitment to two-state solution

    Jordan and Palestine on Tuesday stressed their commitment to the two-state solution that entails creating an independent Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capital, the state-run Petra news agency reported. The pledge was made at a meeting between Jordanian......

    January 24, 2018
  • United States holds back $65m aid to Palestine

    United States holds back $65m aid to Palestine

    The US has announced that it will withhold more than half of the funding it provides for a UN agency that supports Palestinians, about two weeks after President Donald Trump threatened to pull funding for the group. Washington will withhold......

    January 17, 2018
  • Palestinian president says Israel 'ended' Oslo accords

    Palestinian president says Israel 'ended' Oslo accords

    Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas said on Monday that Israel has "ended" the landmark Oslo peace accords of the 1990s with its actions. "I am saying that Oslo, there is no Oslo," he said at the start of a meeting of......

    January 15, 2018