The Arab League consisting of 22 countries, has protested the recent decision by Brazil to open an Executive center in Jerusalem.
This was the League said on Thursday, December 19, reports the Brazilian Istoe Dinheiro.
The League of Arab States considers that Brazil’s decision is unilateral and illegal, and believes that it supports illegal Israeli occupation.— the statement said the organization, which held an emergency meeting in Cairo at the request of the Palestinians. Also in League threatened by the deterioration of the Arab-Brazilian relations after this step.
The foreign Ministry of Brazil replied that the commercial representative office’s goal is primarily the development of innovation, technology and strategic partnerships. The Brazilian foreign Ministry believes that this step should not affect the friendship between Brazil and the Arab countries, given that Air Bolsonaro, President of Brazil, has recently paid visits to the UAE, Qatar and Saudi Arabia.