A senior Palestinian official rejected US President Donald Trump’s comments in support of a two-state solution on Wednesday, saying his White House’s policies were destroying hopes of peace.
A top Syrian official has said a new air defence system from ally Russia will force Israel to “think carefully” before carrying out any more air strikes in the country.
In May, Pretoria withdraw the ambassador after 55 Palestinians were shot dead and 2 400 injured after Israeli forced fired live ammunition in Gaza during a protest.
President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday that the shooting down of a Russian military plane near Syria’s seacoast was the result of a chain of tragic and chance circumstances.
Israel’s defence minister said Monday that negotiation with Palestinians on the situation in both Gaza and the occupied West Bank were pointless and that the country should act unilaterally.