European countries denounce postponement of PA elections

France, Germany, Italy and Spain on Friday expressed disappointment over Palestinian Authority (PA) chairman Mahmoud Abbas’ decision to postpone parliamentary elections scheduled for May.

“We call upon the Palestinian Authority to put forward a new electoral calendar as soon as possible,” the four major European Union countries said in a joint statement quoted by Reuters.

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