Stationed in the nation’s capital, diplomat Maen Rashid Areikat wasn’t invited to President Barack Obama‘s second inauguration. As he told The National, the oversight was relayed as unintentional, resulting from outdated contact information. Whatever the case, the chief representative of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) in the United States will be coming to Buena Park next month at the invitation of local members of the Palestinian and Arab-American community. The meeting is set to take place at the Golden Nights Restaurant on February 16 and the topic of discussion will center around –what else?– the issue of Palestine.
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