Abbas Receives Phone Call from Arab Idol Winner

RAMALLAH, June 23, 2013 (WAFA) – President Mahmoud Abbas Sunday received a phone call from Mohammad Assaf, the winner of Arab Idol title, a Beirut-Lebanon-based talent show hosted on the MBC network.

Assaf thanked Abbas for his ongoing support which he said “had a significant impact on his success.”

Assaf also thanked Abbas for offering him a position of Palestine goodwill ambassador with diplomatic standing.

He said that he looks forward to meeting his sovereignty when visiting the West Bank.

Assaf will visit West Bank early in July.

Source: WAFA News