Retno Meets Palestinian FM on Sidelines of NAM Summit

Sonya Michaella    •    16 September 2016 14:37 WIB
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Retno Meets Palestinian FM on Sidelines of NAM Summit
Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi and Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad al Maliki (Photo:MoFA)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi conducted a meeting with Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad al Maliki on the sidelines of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) Summit in Margarita Island, Venezuela on Thursday, September 15, 2016.

Maliki praised Indonesia's commitment in realising Palestinian statehood.

"Indonesia is committed to bring the issue to various international forums. Therefore, the issue will receive the attentions and supports from the international community," Retno said in a written statement on Friday, September 16, 2016.

"Indonesia fully supports the Palestinian people," Retno added.

Retno ensured Indonesia will continue material and technical assistance to the Palestinian people. She mentioned Indonesian NGO recently opened a hospital in Gaza.


(WAH)