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  8/31/2014, Elul 5, 5774

Abbas: A State without East Jerusalem as Capital Not a Solution


Chairman of the Palestinian Authority and head of the Fatah (PLO) organization, Mahmoud Abbas, convened today (Sunday) a meeting of the General Council for the District of Ramallah and al-Bira, Walla! reported, citing the Palestinian news agency, Ma'an.

During the meeting, Abbas addressed the topic of negotiations with Israel, saying, "Even should they offer us the '67 borders but do not include East Jerusalem, then this will not be not be taken into consideration as a possible solution."