At the UN General Assembly General Debate on the Question of Palestine and the Situation in the Middle East, the UAE called on the international community to fulfill its obligations in accordance with international law and the UN Charter to end the suffering of the Palestinian people.
President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, has reaffirmed UAE's support to the brotherly Palestinian people, in their just cause to exercise their inalienable right to self-determination and to independence.
The Emirates Philatelic Association has announced that Palestine Post is the guest of honour at the Sharjah Stamp Exhibition 2018, which is being hosted by Mega Mall Sharjah from 13th to 17th November, 2018.
The OPEC Fund for International Development, OFID, has signed public sector loan agreements totaling more than US$80 million on the sidelines of the World Bank Fall Meetings held 11th -14th October, in Bali, Indonesia.
The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has welcomed the United Nations decision, with a majority of 146 votes, to grant the State of Palestine more powers to perform its duties as the Chair of the Group of 77 + China in 2019, stating that the UN vote shows great discernment on the part of the international community to upgrade the status of the State of Palestine and further its right to full membership of the UN.
These are dark days for every Palestinian living in the Gaza Strip, the narrow corridor of land that is just 363 square kilometres. Because of Israel’s illegal acts and violent efforts to isolate the Strip, it is an open prison to the more than 1.8 million Palestinians living there in a state of virtual siege, an editorial in a local English language daily has said.
The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East, UNRWA, on Tuesday, decided to temporarily withdraw part of its international staff from Gaza following a series of worrying security incidents affecting its personnel in the Strip.
The Government of Malaysia has launched a national fundraising campaign to support Palestine refugees through the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine refugees in the Near East (UNRWA).