Sultan Haitham bin Tariq al-Said had announced plans for the constitutional change on Monday, a year after the death of his predecessor, Sultan Qaboos.
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He is expected to meet Sultan Haitham bin Tariq Al-Said, who took power in January after Sultan Qaboos bin Said died after a half century at the helm of the Gulf country.
Speaking to Israeli foreign minister Gabi Ashkenazi, Bin Abdullah said Oman supported a “comprehensive, just and lasting peace in the Middle East” and that negotiations on an Israel-Palestine peace process needed to resume.
“The spokesman also expressed his hope that this decision would contribute to achieving comprehensive, just and lasting peace in the Middle East and in a manner that would serve the aspirations of people of the region in sustaining the pillars of security and stability and advancing the ...