GAZA/MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Palestinian National Authority chief Mahmoud Abbas is on his manner to the German capital of Berlin for a routine well being test, Asharq News reported on Monday, citing Palestinian officers.
One of the officers revealed that Abbas will meet with German Chancellor Angela Merkel throughout his multi-day go to. According to the officers, Abbas plans to ask for Europe’s intervention in placing strain on Israel to permit residents of occupied Jerusalem to take part within the legislative elections scheduled for 22 May of this yr.
Earlier within the day, Jordanian plane made a cease in Ramallah to convey Abbas to Amman, from the place he’ll journey to Germany, the information outlet stated.
Two years in the past, Abbas underwent intestinal surgical procedure at a Berlin hospital, and since then has been visiting the identical facility for routine well being examination, in accordance to Asharq News.