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Grand Hospitaller awards decorations to Governor and Mayor of Bethlehem for trusted partnerships

Feb 10, 2016
On Tuesday February 9th, the Representative Office of the Sovereign Order of Malta, led by H.E. Ambassador Justin Simpson, hosted an award ceremony at the Holy Family Hospital in Bethlehem. 
 
awards decorations to Governor and Mayor of Bethlehem for trusted partnerships
 
H.E. Major-General Jibreen Al-Bakri - Governor of Bethlehem and Mrs Vera Ghattas Baboun - Mayor of Bethlehem, were awarded the Order Pro Merito Melitense of the Sovereign Order of Malta by H.E. Prince Dominique de La Rochefoucauld-Montbel, Grand Hospitaller (Minister of Health and International Cooperation) of the Sovereign Order of Malta.
 
Members of national and local governments and members of local civil society attended the award ceremony and subsequent reception along with key diplomatic partners of the Order in the region.

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