Government of SVG and State of Palestine Sign Agreements

Relations between the Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines and the State of Palestine have been strengthened,  with the signing of four agreements here this morning.

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves said that the four agreements relate to International Co-operation; a Framework Agreement; as well as Co-operation in the areas of Health and Agriculture.

He welcomed the signing of the agreements, noting that St. Vincent and the Grenadines has had very good relations with the State of Palestine.Prime Minister Gonsalves also said his Government is urging the USA Government to refrain from recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Israel.