RAMALLAH, Wednesday, July 21, 2021 (WAFA) – President Mahmoud Abbas congratulated king of Belgium, Philippe, on the occasion of his country’s National Day.
In his telegram to the king, the President expressed his and the Palestinian people’s heartfelt congratulations on the occasion of the Belgium National Day.
"We are pleased to offer you, in the name of the State of Palestine and its people and in my name personally and through you, to your friendly government and people, the highest expressions of heartfelt congratulations on the occasion of your celebration of the National Day," said the president.
President Abbas expressed his pride in the friendly relations between the two countries, praising Belgium’s stances in support of the Palestinian people and their just cause to end the occupation and to win their legitimate rights to freedom and independence.
President Abbas also sent a separate telegram of congratulations to the prime minister of Belgium, Alexander De Croo.