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  Cheshvan 27, 5773 , 12/11/12

Abbas to Meet Saudi King, Monday

Chairman Mahmoud Abbas of the Palestinian Authority (PA) is scheduled to meet with Saudi King Abdullah, Monday, and discuss, among other things, the PA's bid to establish a statehood status at the United Nations this month.

The Monitoring Committee of the Arab League is scheduled to meet, Tuesday in Cairo, at the foreign-minister level, to discuss the bid. Abu-Mazen will take part, as will Arab League Secretary-General Nabil Al-Araby.

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