Palestinian Israeli conflict

Macron, Egypt’s Sisi, Jordan king hold talks on Israel-Gaza ceasefire: France

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France’s President Emmanuel Macron, his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and Jordan’s King Abdullah II will hold talks Tuesday aimed at seeking a ceasefire in the conflict between Israel and Palestinian militant group Hamas, the French presidency said.

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Sisi is currently in Paris for summits on Africa while Abdullah will join by video conference, the Elysee said.

“The trilateral meeting aims above all to work for a rapid ceasefire and prevent the conflict from extending,” the presidency said.

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