Palestinian Ambassador to be main speaker at Sligo meeting

The Palestinian Ambassador to Ireland is set to be the main speaker at a public meeting in Sligo this Thursday, 2nd June.


The public meeting will be held in the Glasshouse Hotel at 7.30pm that evening and will be part of Ambassador Abdalmajid’s  first visit to Sligo.


Earlier that day, she will also receive a Civic Reception at Sligo City Hall from Mayor Arthur Gibbons and is expected to visit a local secondary school.


MEP Chris MacManus who is also set to address the meeting, was only days ago barred from entering Gaza as part of a European Parliament delegation to Palestine.


MEP MacManus has been working with the Ambassador for years and felt it was important for her to visit Sligo: