Arab, Latin American leaders stress support for Palestinians, vow to boost trade and flights

November 11, 2015 2:30 PM

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RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Arab and Latin American leaders have found common ground in support for the Palestinians during a summit aimed at strengthening ties between the two regions.

Venezuela's president and Saudi Arabia's monarch specifically mentioned the Palestinian cause in their public remarks. The summit's final statement on Wednesday called for the creation of a Palestinian state in all of the West Bank and Gaza, with its capital in Jerusalem.

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