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Moscow: No firm stability in the Middle East without settling the Palestinian cause

MOSCOW, (ST)-The Russian Foreign Ministry has stressed that no firm stability can be attained in the Middle East without finding a solution to the Palestinian cause, urging the international community to exert more efforts in this respect.

 “The Palestinian cause is still unresolved and it will be a mistake to believe that it would be possible to achieve lasting stability in the Middle East without settling this cause,” the ministry said in a statement on Thursday, urging regional and international partners to intensify their efforts to solve it.

The ministry reiterated Russia's readiness for such a common action within the framework of the International Quartet on the Middle East and in all other ways.

Dozens of settlers renew storming Al-Aqsa mosque under the protection of the occupation forces

Occupied al-Quds, (ST) Dozens of Israeli settlers renewed storming Al-Aqsa Mosque today under the protection of Israeli occupation forces.

Wafa news agency reported that 124 settlers stormed Al-Aqsa from the side of the Magarbai Gate and carried out provocative tours in its yards, under heavy guard from the occupation forces.

The Israeli settlers carry out daily provocative incursions into Al-Aqsa Mosque under the protection of the occupation forces in an attempt to impose a fait accompli regarding the Judaization and control of the Temple Mount.

 

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A Palestinian was seriously injured as a result of a settlers attack on him

Occupied Jerusalem ,(ST)-This evening, a Palestinian was seriously injured as a result of an attack by Israeli settlers in the occupied Palestinian territories in 1948.

Wafa news agency reported that a group of settlers attacked a Palestinian youth from Hebron while he was working in the occupied Palestinian territories in 1948. this led to serious injuries as he was stabbed several times in the neck and various parts of his body.

Groups of Israeli settlers attack Palestinians on a daily basis and destroy their property under the protection of the Israeli occupation forces, with the aim of displacing them, seizing their lands and judaizing them.

The occupation forces arrested 22 Palestinians and demolished a house in the West Bank

Today, the Israeli occupation forces arrested 22 Palestinians from separate areas in the West Bank.

Wafa news agency reported that the occupation forces stormed villages and towns in Hebron, Jenin, Tulkarm and Ramallah, and raided Palestinian homes, searched them, and arrested 14 Palestinians.

The Israeli occupation forces also demolished a Palestinian house near the West Bank city of Ramallah.

An Egyptian party denounces the crimes of the Turkish and American occupiers in Syria

Cairo, (ST) - The Egyptian Arab Socialist Party denounced the international silence regarding the criminal practices of the Turkish and American occupation forces in Syria, especially in Hasaka city, stressing that the continuation of these practices constitutes a crime against international norms and human rights principles.

The party clarified in a statement today that the American and Turkish crimes are accompanied by a fatal international silence that cannot be continued, as these crimes are committed in violation of all international conventions and norms and against human rights principles. The party stressed the need for the international community to take steps and deterrent measures to stop the American and Turkish abuses and to prosecute those who commit crimes against the Syrian people and their sovereign state.

The President of the European Commission warns Turkey against 'intimidating' neighbours

Brussels, (ST) – The European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on Wednesday warned Turkey against trying to intimidate Greece and Cyprus, as tensions grow over energy reserves in the eastern Mediterranean.

In her annual State of the EU speech, Ursula von der Leyen said that, “Ankara was a key partner doing important work hosting refugees, but stressed none of this is justification for attempts to intimidate its neighbors".

Greece and Cyprus can count on Europe's "full solidarity on protecting their legitimate sovereignty rights", she added.

The Turkish regime continues its provocations against neighboring countries in pursuit of its plans and ambitions, which is met with international condemnation, as seven member states of the European Union overlooking the Mediterranean announced in a recent joint statement their willingness to support the imposition of sanctions against Turkey at the end of this month if it did not stop its provocations against Greece and Cyprus.