Iceland votes YES for Palestine and the return of the refugees.
Palestine Flag, Gaza Oct 2011
Iceland ‘first Western European country to take this step,’ according to Iceland’s Foreign Minister Ossur Skarphedinsson.
Iceland â¦..SaebPress/News agencies
Iceland’s parliament voted on Tuesday in favour of recognizing Palestine as an independent state, and stated the rights of Palestinian refugees to return to their homes. Iceland is the first Western European country to do so according to Iceland’s foreign