US News Israeli-Palestinian conflict: The US emissory arrives for talks, the violence continues

14:25  15 may  2021
14:25  15 may  2021 Source:   liberation.fr

In Jerusalem, protesters opposed to an injured Palestinian eviction

 In Jerusalem, protesters opposed to an injured Palestinian eviction © supplied by the point U are not twenty Palestinians were injured in a new event against the possible eviction of Palestinian families for the benefit of Israeli settlers in Jerusalem -It, where the tension rises before a meeting scheduled Thursday of the Supreme Court of Israel on this file.

Des membres des forces de sécurité israéliennes utilisaient du lacrymogène pour disperser des manifestants, à Jérusalem-Est, vendredi 14 mai. © Ahmad Gharabli Israeli security forces members used lachrymogen to disperse protesters in Jerusalem East Friday 14th.

Find an "durable calm". This will be the difficult mission of the senior official of the US State Department for Israeli and Palestinian Affairs, Hagy AMR, who arrives in the Middle East this Saturday. In the day, he must meet Israeli leaders in Jerusalem, before going to occupied West Bank for interviews with Palestinian officials. No meeting is planned with Hamas, in power in Gaza, but considered by Washington and the European Union as a terrorist organization.

Since the beginning of the week, the United States has been criticized for their lack of effort, their unparent and their clumsiness in the resolution of this new crisis. In particular, they blocked twice the adoption of a statement of the Security Council, as well as the holding of an emergency meeting, which was scheduled for Friday - and will finally be held this Sunday. This intensification of diplomatic tractings occurs after five days of fighting between the Hebrew state and Palestinian activists in Gaza.

Tensions in the Middle East, seen by Palestinian and Israeli Politologists

 Tensions in the Middle East, seen by Palestinian and Israeli Politologists The analysis of Yara Hawari, Palestinian Politologists and Nimrod Novik, former advisor to the Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres. View on Euronews © Euronews Tensions in the Middle East, views by Yara Hawari, Palestinian Politologist and Nimrod Novik, former advisor to Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres. For several days, the Near East has been experiencing a renewed violence. One of the triggers is the prospect of expulsion from several Palestinian families in Jerusalem East.

especially, this Saturday is the day of the commemorations of the Nakba, the "catastrophe" in Arabic, which refers to the exodus of the Palestinians following the creation of the State of Israel in 1948.

a new renewed tension is dreaded in the day. aerial strikes against rocket clouds

Video: Near East: 10 members of the same family killed in Gaza on a new night of clashes (dailymotion)

on the night from Friday to Saturday, the army Israeli air hit several sites in the coastal enclave, while rockets were again drawn from the Palestinian enclave towards Israel.

This last series of Israeli bombardments made 10 dead of the same family in Gaza, eight children and two women, who were in their three-storey building located in the Al Shati refugee camp, according to paramedical sources. Before the night raids, the last report of the Palestinian authorities showed on Friday night of 126 dead, among which 31 children, and 950 wounded since Monday.

Israel-Palestine: Joe Biden and Netanyahu spoke

 Israel-Palestine: Joe Biden and Netanyahu spoke © provided by the point biden l e American President joe biden intervened Wednesday by phone with the Prime Minister Israeli Benjamin Netanyahu , shortly after The announcement of the sending of an emissary in Israel and in the Palestinian territories following the latter daylight. "I had an exchange with NETANYAHU Bibi," he said from the White House.

In the territory of Israel, 9 people were killed, including 2 children, and about 560 were injured. In recent days,

more than 2,000 rockets were pulled by Hamas on the Hebrew state, 90% of which were intercepted by the antimissile shield "iron dome", according to Tsahal.

In addition, the Rafah border post between Egypt and the Gaza Strip has been opened this Saturday to allow the entry of ten ambulances carrying seriously injured Palestinians, so that they are cared for in Egyptian hospitals, according to medical managers.

Israeli-Palestinian conflict. The two-state solution: "The only answer", according to Joe Biden .
© Jonathan Ernst / Reuters Joe Biden, May 21, 2021, in Washington. The US President has again defended a two-state, Israeli and Palestinian solution, to end the conflict in the Middle East. He also announced financial assistance, with the help of the international community, to "rebuild Gaza". The US President Joe Biden said on Friday, April 21 that the two-state solution was "the only answer" possible at the Israeli-Palestinian conflict , at a press conference at the White House.

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