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Sven Kuhn von Burgsdorff, head of the European Union’s mission to the West Bank and Gaza Strip, speaks during a press confernce in Gaza Strip on December 8, 2020. Once the vaccine is available, it would be first provided for those working on the front line of medical care and elderly patients," Sven Kuhn von Burgsdorff, the EU representative in Palestine, told a press conference in Gaza.The visit by the European diplomatic delegation to Gaza is aimed to confirm support for the Palestinian cause, promote the full pursuit of Palestinian stability, and consider Gaza an integral part of Palestine, he noted.Burgsdorff revealed that he would sign an agreement with the European Investment Bank next week to carry out a seawater desalination project in the Gaza Strip at the cost of 1 billion euros (1.21 billion U.S. dollars). Photo by Ashraf Amra