Medvedev: Russia won't change stance on Palestinian state

By JPOST.COM STAFF
January 18, 2011 16:21




Russian President Dmitry Medvedev said Russia will not change its stance towards Palestinian statehood during a visit with Palestinain Authority President Mahmoud Abbas on Tuesday.

Medvedev said the Soviet Union had recognized a Palestinian state in 1988 after Yasser Arafat declared independence.


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