A delegation from the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine headed by Comrade Fahd Suleiman, Deputy Secretary-General of the Front, arrived in Havana, the capital of Cuba, for an official visit to the country to hold discussions with the leaders of the state, the Cuban Communist Party and social, union and cultural institutions on the island.
The Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine (DFLP) described the speech of US Vice President Mike Pence in the Israeli Knesset as blatant hatred and extreme hostility towards our Palestinian people and its national rights, and a rude and provocative attitude against the feelings of millions of Arabs and Muslims in its falsification of the history of Palestine and Jerusalem ,and its absolute bias to the Zionist project in its most cases of extreme ruthless.
The Fatah movement has asked the leader of the Tunisian Ennahda movement, Sheikh Rached Ghannouchi, to intervene with Hamas in order to implement the terms of the reconciliation agreement signed between the two parties in Cairo in October.
In a statement, BADIL Resource Center for Palestinian Residency and Refugee Rights, said that this is not the first attempt by Israel to delegitimize the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA); nor is it the first time the US administration withholds funding or threatens to do so as a form of political blackmail to serve its own interests.
Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas on Monday called on EU states to swiftly recognize the state of Palestine in response to the US administration's recognition of Occupied Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
Amnesty International called on Israeli authorities to release the 16-year-old Palestinian activist Ahed Tamimi who could face up to 10 years in prison over an altercation with Israeli soldiers in the occupied West Bank last month.