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Communications Minister Ayoub Kara tweeted on Monday that an American Middle East economics workshop scheduled in Bahrain for June "will take place with or without the Palestinians."
"I welcome the Americans' intention to hold an economic conference in Bahrain for prosperity and peace." he wrote on Twitter. "I have said more than once that such a conference will take place - with or without the Palestinians, and that will happen."