Arab League demands worldwide probe into Israeli crimes

Arab League fails to agree on US envoy recalls

The relocation of the U.S. embassy was met with riots on the Gaza Strip border which was suppressed by Israeli forces which resulted in over 60 Palestinians dead and over 2,700 others injured.

In a phone call to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, French President Emmanuel Macron condemned the violence in Gaza and spoke of the importance of protecting civilians and their right to protest.

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).

While emphasizing the Kingdom's rejection of the USA decision to move its embassy to Jerusalem, he said that this step represents a significant bias against the historical and permanent rights of the Palestinian people in Jerusalem.

Israel hit a Hamas base in an air raid on Thursday. One Israeli soldier has been reported wounded.

The establishment of an independent Palestinian state in the territories is a prerequisite for a comprehensive peace in the middle East, said the foreign Minister of Jordan, Ayman Safadi at a meeting with ambassadors of member countries of the European Union.

He also suggested that members of the Arab League summon United States ambassadors "to remind them of the Arab rejection" of the U.S. move, which was made despite near universal consensus that the final status of the city should be decided in a final peace settlement between the Palestinians and Israel.

The meeting comes after Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Wednesday said Cairo was in communication with both sides "so that this bloodshed would stop". "Why do they begrudge Israel the right to defend itself behind the very borders they've been clamoring for years for Israelis to get behind?"

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres voiced strong disapproval Thursday over the "tragic loss of lives" in the Gaza Strip after Israel killed scores of Palestinian demonstrators earlier in the week.

"After discussion with security agencies and Israeli experts, we made a decision to allow treatment in Israel and/or to send medical supplies to Gaza".

Protesters are demanding that Israel allows the millions of Palestinians whose families left or were forcibly removed from Israel at its founding to return.

Palestinian protesters responded by hurling rocks and other debris at Israeli security forces while burning tires along the border fence line.

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