Amman, The Senate's Palestine Committee, headed by Senator Haya Al-Qarala on Thursday, praised the efforts and stances of His Majesty King Abdullah II in support of the Palestinian issue.

During a meeting to discuss the recent developments in the region, particularly the Palestinian issue, the committee also hailed the remarks of His Majesty the King during his meeting with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, in support of the Palestinian cause, foremost of which is the establishment of an independent Palestinian state on the borders of June 4, 1967 with East Jerusalem as its capital.

The Committee also commended the government's measures to exempt Gazans in the Kingdom from work permits.

Source: Jordan News Agency