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President of Tunisia to visit Gaza

February 17, 2014 at 11:20 pm

The President of Tunisia, Moncef Marzouki, has accepted an invitation from Palestinian Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh to visit the Gaza Strip, it has been announced in Tunis. President Marzouki will visit the occupied West Bank during the same trip to Palestine.

According to an official source, President Marzouki phoned Mr. Haniyeh to congratulate him on the perseverance of the Palestinians during the latest Israeli aggression against the Gaza Strip.

The source also revealed that the President has met with the Ministers of Defence, Health and Foreign Affairs to discuss arrangements for a humanitarian aid convoy to go to Gaza on behalf of the government.