Special Envoy of the Chinese Government on the Middle East Issue met with Secretary-General of the League of Arab States (LAS) on the sidelines of the Cairo Summit for Peace on the Palestinian Question, and had an exchange of views on the current Palestine-Israel situation.

Iran PressAfrica: Egypt on Saturday hosted a “summit for peace” where UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres called for swift “action to end this godawful nightmare” after two weeks of Israeli brutality in Gaza.

Arab leaders condemned Israel's two-week-old bombardment of Gaza on Saturday and demanded renewed efforts to reach a Middle East peace settlement after decades of illegal occupation of Palestinian territory.

The International Peace Summit hosted by the Egyptian president in Cairo on October 21, 2023, amid the ongoing agression of Israeli forces against Palestinians. Thousands of people in Palestine have died so far.


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Beijing’s envoy for the Middle East, Zhai Jun, met Arab League chief Ahmed Aboul Gheit on the sidelines of the summit.

The Chinese diplomat called for an “immediate ceasefire and an end to the fighting as quickly as possible”, his ministry said in a statement.

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