Today: Monday, 26 February 2024 year

The White House allowed restrictions on arms supplies to Israel.

The White House allowed restrictions on arms supplies to Israel.

The United States may limit arms supplies to Israel, US National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan said.


This is how he commented on the words of the country’s President Joe Biden, who called the introduction of conditions for sending military assistance “a worthwhile idea.”

“He (Biden) answered the question and acknowledged the idea,” Sullivan said.


At the same time, the presidential adviser emphasized that the American authorities consider their current approach within the framework of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict effective, since it allows “to achieve results.” We are talking about the return of hostages, a temporary cessation of hostilities and the supply of humanitarian aid to the residents of the Gaza Strip.

Asked whether Washington’s position meant that “there would be no restrictions,” Sullivan replied: “No, we all saw what he said. He accepted the idea.


On Wednesday it became known that Israel and Hamas, with the mediation of Qatar, reached the first large-scale agreement since the conflict escalated on October 7: the parties agreed to cease hostilities for four days to exchange dozens of hostages and detainees held by each other.