Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan discussed the latest situation in Gaza with Egyptian President Abdulfettah el-Sisi by telephone. Ankara will continue to make every effort to ensure peace and the speedy delivery of humanitarian aid and medical services to Gaza, the Turkish leader’s office said.
“President Recep Tayyip Erdogan had a telephone conversation with Egyptian President Abdulfettah el-Sisi. During the conversation, the increasingly escalating situation in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Israeli violations of human rights against civilians in Gaza and steps that could be taken to resolve the problem were discussed.” , – said the office of the Turkish leader.
During the conversation, President Erdogan is reported to have said that “the brutality against the Palestinian territories is getting deeper and deeper, and the silence of Western countries over the bombing of hospitals, schools and places of worship is increasing the fire in Gaza.”
“President Erdogan said that it is unacceptable that Palestinians in Gaza are forced to leave their homes, and that Turkey will continue to make every effort to ensure peace and the speedy delivery of humanitarian aid and medical services to Gaza,” the report said.