MADRID, 20 Sep. (EUROPA PRESS) -
The President of the Government, Pedro Sánchez, met this Monday with the President of the Palestinian Authority, Mahmoud Abbas, in New York and conveyed to him Spain's interest in promoting peace in the region and its commitment to the situation of the people Palestinian.
Both, who have met for the second time --after their first meeting in Madrid in 2017--, will attend this week the opening of the session of the 77th United Nations General Assembly.
During the bilateral meeting, Sánchez expressed to Abbas Spain's interest in promoting peace in the region and recovering a political perspective to apply the two-state solution.
Likewise, the head of the Executive has shown Spain's commitment to the situation of the Palestinian people and to the preservation of an adequate space for its civil society while at the same time reiterating Spain's support for its leadership and the Palestinian Authority, according to a statement from the Presidency of the Government.