RIYADH, (PIC)– Saudi King Salman Bin Abdul Aziz called the international community to assume its responsibilities and take the necessary measures to protect the Palestinians from the “antagonistic Israeli actions that are a provocation to the feelings of Arabs and Muslims”.
In his first address to the Shura (Consultative) Council since he became the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques in January, King Salman said that Saudi Arabia was determined to tackle challenges faced by Arabs and Muslims in international forums.
“We are also determined to defend the Palestinian people till restoring their legitimate rights and establishing an independent state with Jerusalem as its capital,” he added.
King Salman strongly condemned the Israeli escalated and irresponsible crimes against Palestinian children, women, and unarmed civilians.
He concluded by calling for putting an end to Israeli daily break-ins into al-Aqsa Mosque and settlement construction.
(Source / 23.12.2015)