Putin, UN chief Guterres jointly urge Israel and Palestinians to halt fighting

Russian President Vladimir Putin and United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres call on Israel and Palestinian terror groups to end the military confrontation that began this week.

“In light of the escalation of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, it was stated that the primary task is to stop violent actions on both sides and ensure the safety of the civilian population,” the Kremlin says in a statement after their video call.

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