Int'l community must assume responsibility of stopping Gaza escalation: Sisi to Austrian chancellor

Ahram Online , Friday 12 Apr 2024

President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi urged on Thursday the international community to assume its responsibility to stop the military escalation in Gaza over a telephone call with Austrian Chancellor Karl Nehammer, the Egyptian presidency announced.

Karl Nehammer   Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi
Combined images of (From L to R) Egypt s President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi and Austrian Chancellor Karl Nehammer.

 

According to the presidency, El-Sisi stressed in the call he received from Nehammer that it is important for the international community to protect the people of Gaza from the ongoing humanitarian catastrophe.

The two leaders also discussed Egyptian efforts to reach a ceasefire in the Gaza Strip and allow access to humanitarian aid.

The Egyptian president warned of the extreme danger of continued escalation, including the region's security and stability.

The call also touched on the relations between the two countries and ways to improve them within the strategic partnership framework between Egypt and the European Union.

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