“Over the past 10 years, our country has repeatedly provided humanitarian and financial assistance through the UN Middle East Agency for Relief and Affairs to Palestinian Refugees. At the same time, Azerbaijan has hosted a number of international events to attract political and financial support to Palestine,” Mehriban Aliyeva, the First Lady of the Republic of Azerbaijan said as she addressed the participants of the “One Heart for Palestine” meeting of first ladies in Istanbul on November 15, APA reports.
“Among them, I would like to mention the founding conference of the Islamic Financial Security Network to help the State of Palestine and the donor conference to support the development of the city of Jerusalem. Palestinian youths are receiving higher education in our country on the basis of scholarships provided by the state of Azerbaijan. The school to be built by Azerbaijan in Palestine will be another manifestation of our support of the Palestinian people,” – was noted in the address.