Report: Cyprus recognizes 1967 Palestinian state

By JPOST.COM STAFF
January 30, 2011 15:59

President Mahmoud Abbas received a letter from the President of Cyprus Dimitris Christofias in which he recognized a Palestinian state within the 1967 borders, reported Palestinian news agency WAFA on Sunday.

According to the report, in the letter, Christofias ensured historic deep relations between the two countries and said he hoped the region will witness a peaceful solution ensuring an independent Palestinian state with east Jerusalem as its capital.


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