Blinken welcomes ceasefire, will visit region soon

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Thursday welcomed the ceasefire in Gaza and announced he would travel to the Middle East in the coming days.

“I spoke with Israeli Foreign Minister Gabi Ashkenazi today and welcomed his confirmation that the parties had agreed to a ceasefire, mediated by Egypt,” tweeted Blinken.

“I will be traveling to the region in the coming days and look forward to meeting the Foreign Minister and other Israeli, Palestinian, and regional leaders,” he added.

Source Link: https://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/Flash.aspx/541394

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