Middle Eastern Foreign Ministers Support Biden's Gaza Ceasefire Proposal

Foreign ministers from Saudi Arabia, Jordan, the UAE, Qatar, and Egypt endorsed President Biden's proposal for a Gaza ceasefire. Their virtual meeting discussed mediating efforts for an Israeli hostages-Palestinian prisoners swap, aiming for a permanent ceasefire and increased humanitarian aid entry into Gaza.


Reuters | Dubai | Updated: 03-06-2024 21:45 IST | Created: 03-06-2024 21:45 IST
Middle Eastern Foreign Ministers Support Biden's Gaza Ceasefire Proposal
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The foreign ministers of Saudi Arabia, Jordan, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar and Egypt said on Monday it was important to "deal seriously and positively" with a proposal presented by U.S. President Joe Biden that would lead to a ceasefire in Gaza, Saudi state news agency (SPA) reported.

The foreign ministers met virtually to discuss the proposal alongside U.S.-Qatari-Egyptian mediating efforts for an Israeli hostages-Palestinian prisoners swap deal that would lead to a permanent ceasefire and sufficient aid entry into Gaza, SPA said.

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