Our stand on Palestine not determined by 3rd country, says India

External affairs ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said that India’s position on Palestine is shaped by its own views and interests and not determined by any third country.

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New Delhi, Publish Date: Dec 7 2017 11:56PM | Updated Date: Dec 7 2017 11:56PM
Our stand on Palestine not determined by 3rd country, says IndiaFile Photo

Reacting to the US’ announcement recognising Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, India on Thursday said that its position on Palestine is independent, consistent and not determined by any third country.

External affairs ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said that India’s position on Palestine is shaped by its own views and interests and not determined by any third country.

“India's position on Palestine is independent and consistent. It is shaped by our views and interests, and not determined by any third country,” he said, responding to a query regarding India’s position on recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel by the US. PTI