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PA President denounces annexation to Arab Parliament

“[PA] President [Mahmoud] Abbas said that the implementation of the annexation plans in the occupied Palestinian territories is an illegal step that will lead to the occupation bearing all the areas of responsibility in the occupied land according to the Fourth Geneva Convention…

The president emphasized in a speech before the Arab Parliament (i.e., the legislative body of the Arab League) …which was held via video conference yesterday [June 24, 2020], his rejection of the annexation of any inch of the occupied Palestinian territory… of all the American-Israeli plans, and of what stems from them.”