Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas decorated Turkey's Consul General in Jerusalem Ambassador Ercan Ozer with the "Jerusalem Star Medal" on Saturday. Receiving Ambassador Ozer and his wife, Abbas thanked Ozer for his services made to Palestine. Abbas also thanked Ozer for Turkey's contributions to the Palestinian issue. President Abbas decorated Ambassador Ozer with Palestine's top state medal "Jerusalem Star Medal". This medal is generally presented to those who have served the Palestinian cause. Ambassador Ozer is the first foreign diplomat to receive the "Jerusalem Star Medal". Ozer will retire after returning to Turkey in mid-November. News: AA Photo: AA Share this: Di̇ğer Haberler Erdogan Backs Qatar Against Demands By Gulf States US Muslims Launch App To Accurately Report Hate Crime Turkey, Most Muslim Countries Start Eid Al-Fitr On Sunday Turkey To Thwart All Regional Plots: Erdogan US To See First Coast-To-Coast Total Solar Eclipse In 99 Years On August 21 'Turkey Would Not Allow State In Northern Syria'