Palestinians hail international ‚birth certificate‘ of statehood

14.04.2011                      10.Nisan, 5771

Diplomatie:

Palestinians hail international 'birth certificate' of statehood

Donor countries meeting in Brussels say Palestinian Authority is 'above the threshold of a functioning state'.

Donor countries meeting in Brussels recognized on Wednesday that the "Palestinian Authority (PA) is above the threshold of a functioning state" – an assessment immediately hailed as a "birth certificate" for a Palestinian state by PA premier Salam Fayyad.
In recent months, the World Bank, the United Nations and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) have certified that Fayyad's state-building plans are on track for completion in mid-2011….