French official: J’lem to be capital of ‘Palestine’

06.02.2012                      13.Schwat. 5772


French official: J'lem to be capital of ‘Palestine’

After ‘Post’ query, French diplomats deny website remark.

The head of the French Consulate in Jerusalem told French and Palestinian municipal officials late last month that Jerusalem will be the capital of an independent Palestinian state.
“Welcome to Jerusalem, capital of the future State of Palestine,” Frédéric Desagneaux said at a conference in the city, the French-language online news outlet JSS wrote….