Shoukry: We will not give up one grain of sand from Sinai's soil
Tuesday، 25 June 2019 - 01:00 PM
Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said Monday 24/6/2019 that Egypt will not abandon one grain of sand from Sinai's lands in which many Egyptian soldiers fell martyr in defense of its soil.
Interviewed by Russia Today TV during a visit to Moscow, he said Egypt categorically rejects report on allowing the Palestinians to take Sinai as an alternative home.
Asked about Bahrain economic workshop, the foreign minister said it is part of US efforts to find a solution to the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, pointing out that Egypt's participation in the workshop aimed at evaluating the situation.
He said any solution must be based on the international legitimacy resolutions and the Arab peace initiative which calls for a two-state solution.
The foreign minister said the Palestinian side has the right to accept or reject any decision about the future of the Palestinian rights.