UAE condemns Israeli minister's remarks denying Palestinians' right to exist

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AMMAN — The UAE has denounced remarks made by Israeli Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich denying the right of the Palestinian people to exist, and his use of a map of Israel that includes Jordan and the occupied Palestinian territories, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported.اضافة اعلان

According to a statement carried by the UAE's official news agency, the country's Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation also affirmed "the UAE's rejection of inciteful rhetoric and all practices that contradict moral and human values and principles".

The UAE ministry stressed the need to confront hate speech and violence and noted the importance of promoting the values of tolerance and coexistence to reduce escalation and instability in the region, the statement said.

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