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  6/1/2014, Sivan 3, 5774

Abbas Applauds El-Sisi’s Electoral Victory

Palestinian Authority (PA) leader Mahmoud Abbas congratulated Abed Fattah el-Sisi following his winning of the Egyptian presidential elections and said that his election will serve in support of the “Palestinian Issue,” Egyptian media sources reported.

Abbas and el-Sisi spoke over the telephone and agreed to meet in the near future.