Foreign Minister Gabi Ashkenazi says he has spoken to US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and thanked him for Washington’s “uncompromising support” for Israel during the Gaza fighting.
He also confirms reports that Blinken intends to visit the region soon.
@SecBlinken informed me that he intends to visit the region soon.
I welcomed his decision & told him that we would welcome him warmly & that I look forward to continuing our discussions on advancing regional strategic issues for maintaining Israel's security & regional stability
— גבי אשכנזי – Gabi Ashkenazi (@Gabi_Ashkenazi) May 21, 2021