FM Tackles Gaza Situation With Counterparts Over Phone

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukri held a series of phone conversations with a number of foreign ministers to discuss the Israeli military escalation in Gaza.

Shoukri had talks over the phone with Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal, UAE Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed, Jordanian Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh, Arab League Secretary General Nabil el-Arabi and US State Secretary John Kerry.

The contacts are part of Egypt’s endeavors to reach an immediate ceasefire to stem the Palestinian bloodshed.

Source : Egypt State Information Service