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UNRWA is “a political symbol of the right of return,” says PA Minister

Headline: “Majdalani: UNRWA is not an institution that provides services to the refugees, but rather a political symbol of the right of return”

 

“[PA Minister of Social Development] PLO Executive Committee member and Palestinian Popular Struggle Front (PPSF) Secretary-General Dr. Ahmed Majdalani emphasized the necessity of protecting the [UN] Relief and Works Agency for [Palestine] Refugees [in the Near East] ‘UNRWA’ not as an institution that provides services to the refugees, but rather because it is a political symbol of the refugees’ right of return.

In his meeting with UNRWA Commissioner-General Philippe Lazzarini today [Oct. 27, 2021]…

Majdalani emphasized that UNRWA is the basic political address for the right of return and self-determination for the Palestinian refugees.”

 

 

Ahmed Majdalani also serves as PA Minister of Social Development and head of the PLO Department of Labor and Planning.