UN chief ‘horrified’ by strike on ambulance that Israel says targeted Hamas cell

UNITED NATIONS — The head of the United Nations is “horrified” by a strike by Israeli forces on a convoy of ambulances in Gaza, he says in a statement, adding that the conflict “must stop.”

“I am horrified by the reported attack in Gaza on an ambulance convoy outside Al Shifa hospital. The images of bodies strewn on the street outside the hospital are harrowing,” Antonio Guterres says in the statement.

The Israel Defense Forces said earlier that it struck an ambulance being used by a Hamas cell.

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