Pakistan to continue diplomatic, moral support to Palestine: President

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APP04-07 JAKARTA: March 07 – President Mamnoon Hussain in a meeting with President of Palestine Mahmoud Abbas on the sidelines of 5th Extraordinary OIC Summit on Palestine & Al-Quds Al-Sharif. APP

JAKARTA, Indonesia, March 7 (APP): President Mamnoon Hussain Monday said the Pakistani government and people had always stood steadfastly with their Palestinian brethren for their just cause and would continue to extend diplomatic and moral support to them. In a meeting with the Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on the sidelines of fifth Extraordinary Meeting of Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), President Mamnoon called for an independent state of Palestine and end to all illegal settlements of Israel.