Strasbourg, Jordan's King Abdullah II on Wednesday delivered an address to the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France, covering a number of regional and international concerns.
Addressing parliamentary representatives of the European Union's member states, King Abdullah underscored the need to ensure regional stability. "A more peaceful world is not possible without a stable Middle East. And a stable Middle East is not possible without peace between the Palestinians and the Israelis," Jordan News Agency (Petra) quoted the King as saying.
King Abdullah also called for maintaining stability in Iraq, saying, "I, for one, will not abandon our brothers and sisters there."
Source: Saudi Press Agency