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US criticises UN decision to investigate human rights violations in Gaza

Marie HarfThe US said on Wednesday that the UN decision to investigate all violations committed during the Israeli attack on the Gaza Strip is unfair and "one-sided".


Israeli PM begs for resumption of US flights to Israel

Jane PsakiSeveral Israeli officials, including Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, contacted American officials yesterday evening to ask for the resumption of US flights from and to Israel, Israeli media and Reuters said.


UN Human Rights Council to hold emergency session on Gaza tomorrow

UNHRC Meeting RoomThe United Nation's Human Rights Council is holding a special meeting tomorrow to discuss the situation in the Gaza Strip in response to a request ​made by Egypt, Palestine and Pakistan.


Erdogan: The US, not Turkey should reconsider its statements on Gaza

Tayyip ErdoganTurkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan criticised the remarks made by US State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki who described his statements on Gaza as "offensive and wrong".


US, Israel looking for new mediator for ceasefire after failure Egyptian initiative

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan (R) meets with Emir of Qatar Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani (L)A diplomatic source told Arabi 21 that the US and Israel are looking for an alternative negotiator to Egypt in order to mediate a ceasefire between Israel and the Palestinian resistance, Arabi 21 website reported on Friday.