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Quote of the day:
“Balfour became famous for his promise to the Jews to establish a state for them on the land of Palestine . . . I call for the current British foreign minister to be famous for giving the Palestinians a promise called the ‘Johnson declaration’ that recognizes a Palestinian state.”
-- PA Foreign Minister Riyad al-Maliki said on Tuesday in a meeting with British Middle East and International Development Minister Alistair Burt