Palestinian Flag Flies Officially for First Time in Washington

The Palestinian flag was flown for the first time outside PLO diplomatic offices in Washington today, in a symbolic step that officials said shows momentum towards creation of an independent Palestinian state. Ambassador Maen Areikat unfurled the red, green, white and black banner from a balcony above the office entrance to a round of applause from supporters. He hailed the moment as historic. "It's about time that this flag that symbolizes the struggle of the Palestinian people for...Full Story
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