Foreign Affairs Minister Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa affirmed that Bahrain’s official and popular position remains supportive of the brotherly Palestinian people in restoring their legitimate rights on their land, establishing an independent state with East Jerusalem as its capital and supporting the Palestinian economy in bilateral and international forums.

The minister noted that the Bahrain's hosting of the "Peace for Prosperity" workshop is part of its efforts to empower the Palestinian people through developing their abilities and enhancing their resources. He stressed that the hosting of the workshop serves no other purpose.

The minister expressed sincere appreciation to the Palestinian leadership for its continued efforts and firm stances in protecting the rights of the brotherly Palestinian people and fulfilling their aspirations. He asserted that there is no way to doubt or belittle the peaceful approach of the Palestinian leadership, affirming that the kingdom remains supportive of the Palestinian people.