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France expresses concern over Israeli designation of 6 Palestinian NGOs as “Terrorist Organizations.”

Jerusalem24 – France has expressed its deep concern about the Israeli authorities’ designation of six Palestinian NGOs active in the humanitarian field and in the defense of human rights, as “terrorist organizations”.

In a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, this evening, Tuesday, France affirmed its keenness on the essential role played by civil society in democratic life.

“It is the responsibility of states to create and maintain an enabling environment for NGOs to carry out their activities,” she said, calling for clarification from the Israeli authorities in this regard.

Mohammad Hamayel

Ramallah based journalist, Mohammad graduated from Al-Quds University with a B.A. in Media and Television. He has covered the 2015 Jerusalem Intifada as well as the Great March of Return for international media outlets. currently an editor/presenter at Jerusalem24. A UN alumni and a follower of global events and politics, especially American affairs.

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