Beirut - A Moroccan delegation took part Saturday in Beirut in an emergency meeting of Arab unions and organizations for the support the Palestinian resistance.
Beirut – A Moroccan delegation took part Saturday in Beirut in an emergency meeting of Arab unions and organizations for the support the Palestinian resistance.
During the opening session of this meeting chaired by Khalid Soufiani, coordinator of the National Action Group for the Support of Palestine, participants discussed a concept note of a press release to be issued Monday on the meeting’s decisions and recommendations.
On the sidelines of this meeting, the president of the Arab union of pharmacists Mohamed Laghdaf Rhaouti told MAP that participants also discussed coordination between Arab unions and popular organizations for the support for the Palestinian resistance as well as the possibility of opening the Rafah crossing.
A committee was set up for this purpose and will examine with the Egyptian government the possibility of opening the Rafah crossing, which is the only way to get humanitarian aid into the Strip of Gaza, he added.
The meeting was also an opportunity to discuss actions and initiatives to be taken at the level Arab civil society in order to support the Palestinian resistance, said Rhaouti.
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