27 January 2013

Tunisia: Marzouki Postpones Visit to Gaza

Addis — Caretaker President Moncef Marzouki announced on Saturday in Addis-Ababa that he had postponed his visit to Gaza until the forming of the Palestinian government at the end of next March.

He made this decision after a meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on the sidelines of the African Union Summit.

This meeting allowed to discuss the Palestinian cause and the developments in the Gaza strip as well as the Syrian crisis and the issue of Syrian refugees.

The two leaders stressed the need to reach a peaceful settlement to this issue.

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