EU’s Mogherini Meets Arab Joint List Chairman

The European Union Foreign Policy Chief, Federica Mogherini, met with Arab Joint List chairman, Ayman Odeh, in Brussels, on Tuesday evening, regarding the controversial Nation-State Law.

During the meeting with Mogherini, Odeh expressed his concern about the implications of the law for non-Jewish minorities, specifically the Arab minority, and the serious violation of the principle of equality.

Odeh expressed gratitude to Mogherini for meeting with him, despite reports that Israeli officials pressured EU foreign policy chief to cancel the planned meeting.

He also requested for condemnation from the EU and a call for the law’s repeal in its institutions.

The EU spokesperson said that in the meeting, Mogherini and Odeh also discussed a wide range of issues were discussed in the meeting, including EU-Israeli relations, and the Middle East peace process.

Source: Palestine Chronicle