Islamabad, January 23, 2013 (PPI-OT): Foreign Minister of the State of Palestine, Dr. Riyad Al Malki, met Pakistan’s Ambassador Masood Khan, President of the Security Council, Tuesday evening.
Ambassador Khan welcomed Foreign Minister Malki to the Security Council and informed him that Members of the Council were looking forward to listen to him during the Open Debate on Middle East on 23 January, says a press release received here today from New York.
Foreign Minister Malki conveyed the gratitude of the President, Mahmoud Abbas for the letter written by President Zardari, congratulating the people of Palestine on the historic General Assembly vote of 29 November 2012, granting Palestine the status of “Non-Member Observer State”. He also updated Ambassador Khan on the situation in the Occupied Palestinian Territory.
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