June 16, 2024

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US to provide more than $400 million in new aid to Palestinians

US to provide more than $400 million in new aid to Palestinians

During an international conference on humanitarian aid to Gaza in Jordan, US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken announced on Tuesday, June 11, $404 million in new US aid to the Palestinians. The new aid to Palestinians in the Gaza Strip and residents of the occupied West Bank and territories brings the total U.S. contribution since the outbreak of war to $674 million, the department said. condition. “It is time for everyone to take action. “Give more to those who have already given generously.”Anthony Blinken added, calling on other states to put their hands in their pockets. Follow our live stream.

Blinken assures Netanyahu that he favors the US plan. US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken made the assurance to the Israeli prime minister on Tuesday “reaffirmed its commitment” Referring to the US proposal to the UN in support of a ceasefire in the Gaza Strip. The head of US diplomacy also described “Encouraging Sign” UN The reaction of Hamas, which said it welcomed the Security Council resolution, was to vote towards a ceasefire on Tuesday.

The UN is “deeply shocked” by the civilian impact of the Israeli move to release hostages. “All of these actions on both sides could be war crimes.”, a spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights in Geneva underlined on Tuesday. He notes that he has no independent means of verifying Hamas’ figure that 274 civilians were killed during the Israeli army’s operation to free the hostages, but “Rated 100% accurate”.

The Israeli army has announced that four soldiers have been killed in Gaza. There were these players “Killed during fighting in southern Gaza Strip” On Monday, the military announced in a press release that it did not provide details on the circumstances of their deaths.

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5 people were killed in an Israeli attack on the Syria-Lebanon border. Three Syrians and two Lebanese working with Hezbollah were killed on Monday evening “Israeli Strike Targets Convoy of Tankers Entering Lebanon” From neighboring Syria, Rami Abdel Rahman, director of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, said: The Israeli military, for its part, claimed responsibility for the strikes in southern Lebanon, explaining that it carried out the actions after one of its drones was shot down.