Abbas to Arrive in Sharm el-Sheikh to Attend Arab League Summit

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, March 25, 2015 (WAFA) – President Mahmoud Abbas is scheduled to arrive in Sharm El-Sheikh’s city of Egypt on Friday to take part in the Arab League summit’s 26th regular session, chaired by Egypt ‘s president Abdel Fattah el-Sisi.

Palestine’s Ambassador to Egypt and Palestinian Authority’s permanent representative to the Arab League Jamal Shobaki told WAFA that Abbas’ participation in this session has a great importance in light of the challenges and risks facing the Palestinian cause.

Shobaki said that Abbas is due to meet with Arab leaders and officials on the sidelines of the summit and brief them on the latest developments in the Palestinian Territories and the peace talks.