Peace requires political will, courage from all sides: United Nations deputy chief

Arab League fails to agree on US envoy recalls

Arab League fails to agree on US envoy recalls

"God willing, Palestine will be liberated from the grip of enemies and America and its stooges will not be able to a damn thing via-a-vis truth and the divine tradition", said the Leader during a Thursday meeting which marked the first day of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan.

On Wednesday, Pakistan's Ambassador to the United Nations Maleeha Lodhi called for an independent inquiry into Israeli "state terrorism" in Gaza.

The Arab League also called for an global investigation into the killings at an emergency meeting in Cairo on Thursday.

The explosions come soon after the IDF shut down the Gaza border crossing on Saturday after it was damaged by Palestinian demonstrators during a wave of recent Great March of Return protests.

"We warn against the negative repercussions of such a risky escalation and we call for global probe to hold those responsible for this massacre accountable", Dr Gargash said.

She also said the number of Marine security guards at the USA embassy in Jerusalem had been increased.


"We also slam the use of the veto by the United States to undermine the Security Council from carrying out its duty to achieve a transparent and impartial probe towards the massacres committed by Israel against the Palestinian people".

The Arab League foreign ministers tasked on Thursday the organization's General Secretariat with preparing a comprehensive plan to confront the USA decision or the decision of any other country to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

To observe solidarity with the Palestinians, who are targeted by the Israeli soldiers at the Gaza Strip, Pakistan is set to observe Palestine Solidarity Day on Friday, according to a statement by Pakistan's Prime Minister Office (PMO).

In addition to the Arab countries, China, France, Brazil, Sweden, and Switzerland were among the 51 countries who supported the special session.

Special rallies and gatherings are being organized to express solidarity with the oppressed people of Palestine and to condemn Israel's state terrorism in Gaza.

The forum has brought together Palestinian, Israeli and worldwide experts, representatives of the diplomatic community and civil society for a constructive debate in support of collective efforts to launch credible negotiations, leading to a just resolution of all final status issues as part of a comprehensive settlement of the question of Palestine. Palestinians were protesting against the tyranny of Israel and this action. "Israel will continue to defend its sovereignty and the security of its citizens against the terror and murderous violence of Hamas".

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