GAZA CITY, Palestine
A delegation of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad Movement on Wednesday arrived in Moscow to meet Russian officials.
The delegation is led by the group’s chief Ziyad al-Nakhalah and other leading members.
The visit comes “in response to an official invitation by the Russian Foreign Ministry,” the movement said without disclosing further details.
A Hamas delegation arrived in Moscow on March 2 and held talks with Russian officials including Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.
*Writing by Mahmoud Barakat