Abbas Receives President of the Maldives in Ramallah

RAMALLAH, June 4, 2013 (WAFA) – President Mahmoud Abbas Tuesday received Maldives President Mohamed Waheed Hassan in the presidential headquarters in Ramallah.

Hassan, who is in a three-day visit to Palestine, laid a wreath on the grave of late President Yasser Arafat, which was followed by a red carpet ceremony.

A joint news conference of the two presidents will be later held at the presidential headquarters.

The two presidents will discuss strengthening bilateral relations and recent developments in the area.

Maldives President will later visit Bir Zeit, Bethlehem and Hebron.

Source: WAFA News