Modi's Yehudah and Shomron visit was seen, in part, as an attempt to compensate the Palestinians after he hosted Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for six days last month, in a reflection of warming ties between Israel and India.
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However, Modi didn't mention his earlier suggestion of a "two-state" solution during his address and avoided to use words "united" and "viable" before calling for an "independent" Palestine.
"We discussed regional and global developments that have a role in peace in the world and in the region", Modi said Saturday in Ramallah, where he appeared alongside Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas.
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PM Modi assured President Abbas that India is committed to the Palestinian people's interests and that friendship between India and Palestine has stood the test of time. "India hopes that soon Palestine will become a free country in a peaceful manner", said Mr Modi.
"During the term of this Government, India President made the first ever visit to Palestine in 2015". The Grand Collar is the highest Palestinian order given to foreign dignitaries - kings, heads of state/government and persons of similar rank. It was conferred as a mark of recognition of Modi's contribution to the relationship between India and Palestine.
Modi arrived here Saturday evening on the second leg of his three-nation tour to West Asia and the Gulf.
Modi will later meet the Indian Diaspora and will lay the foundation of a Hindu temple via video link from Dubai.
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"The growing ties between them could be positive, because now India has more leverage with Israel and can pressure it in our favor", he said.
The Indian premier noted that his visit will contribute to the development of Palestine in the fields of health and education.
"The present transaction marks entry of OVL in highly prospective UAE region and is consistent with its stated strategic objective of adding high quality producing assets to its existing oil and gas exploration and production portfolio", the statement said. "I look forward to meeting him in Amman on 9th February", the Indian PM said on Feb. 8.
People of Palestine have continuously shown exemplary courage in extremely tough times, in spite of the fact that there was an unstable environment. They discussed the full range of India-Palestine ties following which the two sides signed six agreements worth around United States dollars 50 million that includes setting up of a USD 30 million super speciality hospital in Beit Sahur.
Egypt escalates army operations in Sinai
Schools in North Sinai have been closed until further notice starting Saturday as the army and police continue operations. No group has claimed responsibility for that attack.
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