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Guo Wei, Head of the Office of the People's Republic of China to the State of Palestine, Attends Video Conference on Epidemic Prevention and Control
(2020-05-20)

On May 14th, under the coordination of the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Palestinian Ministry of Health, Foreign Affairs Office of Hubei Province, and Health Commission of Hubei Province, specialists in infection prevention and control of Hubei Province and Palestinian health experts held a video conference to exchange experience in epidemic prevention and control. The meeting was attended by Feng Xiguo, deputy director of the Foreign Affairs Office of Hubei Province and deputy director of Health Commission of Hubei Province, Zhang Dingyu, president of Wuhan Jinyintan Hospital, Dr. Mai al-Kaila, Health Minister of the State of Palestine (MOH), and Guo Wei, director of the Office of the People's Republic of China to the State of Palestine.

The Chinese experts introduced the successful experience of Hubei Province in epidemic prevention and control as well as diagnosis and treatment, and gave wonderful answers to the questions raised by Palestine on detection, diagnosis, treatment and isolation of the pandemic.

Deputy Director Feng Xiguo said that Hubei Province has accumulated rich experience in responding to the epidemic situation, and the experts participating in the meeting are all at the frontlines in the fight against COVID-19, hoping that Palestine will benefit from it. COVID-19 poses challenges to the health as well as economic and social development of the Palestinian people. Hubei Province is willing to provide assistance within its capacity. We believe that the brave and resolute Palestinian people will surely overcome the epidemic.

Health Minister Mai al-Kaila thanked China for holding a video conference to share valuable experience, and made positive comments on the decisive measures taken by Hubei Province to control the spread of the epidemic in a timely manner and the remarkable achievements made in the fight against the epidemic. He said that Palestine is willing to learn from China's experience, strengthen cooperation against the epidemic and protect the health of the Palestinian people.

Guo Wei said that China has actively provided Palestine with anti-epidemic material assistance and shared experience in prevention and control of COVID-19. The epidemic prevention and control work in Palestine has shown a positive trend. China will continue to uphold the concept of a community with a shared future for mankind and help Palestine overcome the epidemic at an early date.