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On the Formation of the New Palestinian Government
(Statement by Foreign Minister KAMIKAWA Yoko)

April 1, 2024
  1. The Government of Japan welcomes that the new Palestinian government was formed under H.E. Dr. Mahmoud Abbas, President of Palestine, on March 31 (local time).
  2. The Government of Japan expects that reform agenda in various fields will be translated into action by the new government under H.E. Dr. Muhammad Mustafa, Prime Minister/Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates. Japan will continue to actively contribute to the realization of a two-state solution in which Israel and a future independent Palestinian state live side by side in peace and security, in cooperation with relevant countries and international organizations and through its own assistance to Palestine.

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