Israel gets messages of support from Arab countries it does not have ties with

The Foreign Ministry says minister Gabi Ashkenazi has received calls from US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Emirati Foreign Minister Abdullah bin Zayed over the Meron tragedy.

His office adds that he has received messages of condolences from several Arab nations during the day, including some that do not have official relations with Israel. It does not name those countries.

Minister Of Foreign Affairs Gabi Ashkenazi at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Jerusalem on June 10, 2020.
(Olivier Fitoussi/Flash90)
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