AFP: French lawmakers to call on government to recognize Palestinian state

Move is afoot in France to compel the government to officially recognize a Palestinian state.
According to AFP, left-wing lawmakers in parliament are readying to submit a motion calling on the government to extend recognition.
Last month, the British parliament held a symbolic vote that recognized a Palestinian state. The Swedish government became the first EU actor to recognize Palestine.
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