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  Elul 27, 5770 , 06/09/10

PA Objects to Conferences in Jerusalem

The Palestinian Authority charged Monday that holding international meetings anywhere in Jerusalem is a “provocation” because most of the world does not recognize it as Israel’s capital.

The PA’s office in Ramallah made the comment to the Independent Media Review Analysis (IMRA), which had asked it to clarify its objection to Jerusalem as a venue for last week’s World Jewish Congress convention.
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