Malki Welcomes the upgrading of the diplomatic representation of the State of Palestine in Denmark and Finland

May 5, 2013 (Ministry of Foreign Affairs) Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Riyad al-Malki welcomed the bilateral decision taken in Denmark and in Finland.

The minister thanked his counterparts in Denmark and Finland on this courageous step and saluted decisions of the meeting of ministers from the Nordic countries that have supported the decision made by Denmark and Finland to join Iceland, Sweden and Norway in this regard.

Malki stressed the importance of this decision, which means that the diplomatic representations of Palestine in Denmark and Finland will achieve full privileges and powers just like any other embassy accredited to represent an independent state.

Source: The Palestinian Ministry of Foreign Affairs