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Egyptian Efforts in Gaza Crisis Highlighted Ahead of Arab League Summit

Thu 16 May 2024 | 12:05 AM

Dr. Ahmed Fahmy, spokesperson for the Egyptian Presidency, emphasized the focus on Israeli actions in Gaza at the forthcoming Arab League Summit in Manama. The discussions will center on resolving the ongoing crisis, aiming to cease Palestinian bloodshed and address the humanitarian disaster exacerbated by Israeli military operations in Rafah. The summit will seek a decisive international stance against these developments.

Speaking to journalists during President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi's visit to Bahrain, Fahmy highlighted Egypt's proactive and clear stance. In coordination with Qatar and the United States, he outlined Egypt's extensive efforts to negotiate a ceasefire, facilitate prisoner exchanges, and ensure sufficient humanitarian aid reaches Gaza.

Fahmy stressed that Egypt's efforts have been intense and thorough, underscoring the nation's commitment to a rational and peaceful resolution to the crisis. Egypt continues to champion dialogue and solutions that could lead to a satisfactory resolution for all parties involved, reaffirming its role in promoting stability in the region amidst ongoing conflicts.