Minister Logar attends extraordinary FAC meeting and calls for immediate cessation of violence in Israel and Palestine
- Ministry of Foreign Affairs
- Permanent Representation to the European Union Brussels
The ministers called for an immediate end to violence and for protection of the civilian population, while advocating an active EU role in the process of de-escalation. Minister Logar expressed concern over the situation in Israel and Palestine, the Hamas rocket attacks and the escalation of violence. He stressed that the unacceptable brutality must end immediately to prevent further loss of civilian lives. The Minister also voiced concern about the potential impact of the current events on peace and stability in the region, calling for unity and active EU involvement in seeking a peaceful solution together with partners from the region concerned and beyond. Minister Logar is convinced that negotiations are the only way to achieve a just and lasting peace based on Palestine-Israel common principles and to fulfil their legitimate expectations.