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Jordan's King Abdullah says important to turn Gaza ceasefire into extended truce - Petra

by Reuters
Sunday, 23 May 2021 16:08 GMT

CAIRO, May 23 (Reuters) - Jordan's King Abdullah stressed on Sunday the importance of the Gaza ceasefire being translated into an extended truce, state news agency Petra reported.

King Abdullah said Jordan "puts all its diplomatic relations and capabilities at the service of the Palestinian cause," Petra reported.

The king also said "there is no alternative to a two-state solution to achieve just and comprehensive peace", Petra added. (Reporting by Omar Fahmy and Nayera Abdallah; Editing by Jan Harvey)

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