Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel has agreed to support efforts to reach a ceasefire between Israel and Palestinian militants, after speaking to Palestine’s President Mahmoud Abbas
Germany welcomed the ceasefire between Israel and Hamas. Government Spokesperson Steffen Seibert said in a statement in Berlin, pointing to the ceasefire agreement between Israel and Hamas, “German Chancellor Angela Merkel and the federal government welcomed the ceasefire that came into force yesterday. This is good news. It must now be respected.” said.
Reminding that the United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres also called on the parties to comply with the ceasefire, Seibert said, “The important thing is that humanitarian aid for the people in the Gaza Strip now continues rapidly.” he spoke.
TWO-STATE SOLUTION PROPOSAL
Seibert emphasized that it is necessary to work for the parties to enter into dialogue and that the problem can only be resolved with a two-state political solution. Seibert asked all parties to consider this goal.
Steffen Seibert asked the question of how to achieve the goal of a two-state solution due to Israel’s settlement policy “The fact that the situation is difficult now and that we have just ended a violent conflict tonight does not mean that we will not pursue the goal any longer. The deep causes of this unsolved conflict must be addressed. ” gave the answer.