Dr. Hanan Ashrawi, a member of the executive committee of the Palestine Liberation Organization, PLO, met with a German delegation yesterday in Ramallah to update them on the situation in the West Bank and the continuing Israeli violations against Palestinians.
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Ashrawi stressed the role of the international community, especially the European Union, in causing Israel to be accountable for its crimes against the Palestinian people. She stressed the importance of the role of the EU in ending Israel’s military occupation and its regime of apartheid and ethnic cleansing.
The delegation included new German Director of the Middle East and North Africa ambassador, Philipp Ackermann, and the German representative to the Palestinian Authority, Peter Beerwerth.