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Abbas Hails Mubarak's Support for Palestinian Cause

Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas hailed former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak as a supporter of the Palestinian cause, after he passed away on Tuesday aged 91.

A statement from Abbas's office said he mourned the death "with great sorrow" and hailed the "late president's positions in support of the Palestinian cause and the Palestinian people in achieving their freedom and independence."

Source: Agence France Presse


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