Prince William to visit Palestinian Territories, Israel this summer

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AFP London, UK Mar 01, 2018, 11.06 AM (IST)

Britain's Prince William will visit the Palestinian Territories and Israel this summer, Kensington Palace announced on Thursday, as part of a royal tour which will also take in Jordan.

The visit by the second in line to the throne "is at the request of Her Majesty's government and has been welcomed by the Israeli, Jordanian and Palestinian authorities", the palace said in a statement.