Arab Envoys Reject Donald Trump’s Moves on Jerusalem, Golan Heights



Hyderabad: The Head of Mission of League of Arab States and Ambassadors of Palestine and Syria to India on Saturday rejected US President Donald Trump’s recent moves on Jerusalem and Golan Heights, saying they hold no value for them. Coming down heavily on Trump for recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and his latest move to recognize Israel’s sovereignty over Golan Heights, they ruled out any compromise on the Arab territories occupied by Israel.

Arab League mission head, Alyaa A. I. Ghannam, Palestinian Ambassador to India, Adnan Abu Alhaija and his Syrian counterpart, Riad Kamel Abbas were addressing a meeting organised by Indo-Arab League, Hyderabad to express solidarity with Palestine and Syria Ghannam said Trump had no right to grant occupied territories in Palestine, Golan Heights or any other Arab territory to Israel. “These are not his lands that he can grant to anybody,” she said. She said that the League of Arab States at its meeting in Tunisia on March 31 made it clear that Palestine is the core of Arab-Israel conflict and no peace will be established without just and comprehensive settlement of all conflicts including Palestine and Golan Heights. (IANS)