Egypt FM Receives Phone Call From Kerry On Gaza

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry received on Thursday 17072014 a phone call from US Secretary of State John Kerry on the latest developments in the Palestinian territories in light of the Egyptian-brokered ceasefire initiative.

Kerry renewed the US support of the Egyptian initiative aiming at ending the Israeli offensive against Gaza Strip, said Foreign Ministry spokesman Badr Abdel Atti.

Shoukry stressed that Egypt will continue efforts to guarantee an immediate ceasefire between the two sides, the spokesman added.

Source : Egypt State Information Service