Palestine, Isreali delegates in historic handshake


Jibril Rajoub shakes hands with Israeli soccer federation president, Ofer Eini
A potentially historic handshake between Jibril Rajoub, President of the Palestinian Football Association, and Ofer Enei, his Israeli counterpart, promises new hopes for future relations.
According to the latest online publication, “Insidethegames”, the venue of the handshake was at the 65th FIFA Election/Congress held in Zurich on Friday.
The gesture, which just might herald the start of a more positive phase in sports relations in this troubled region, came after Rajoub agreed to withdraw a proposal for the suspension of the Israeli FA from FIFA.
Instead, a joint Israeli-Palestine body, probably chaired by …Read More

Source:: PM Newspaper