Antonio Guterres calls for dousing tensions in Rafah

Antonio Guterres

Geneva:  As Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stands firm on his determination to send troops into Rafah, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called for international pressure to prevent an attack on the area where more than 1.2 million Palestinians have taken refuge. “I appeal to all those who have influence in Israel to do everything in their power to prevent this,” Guterres said. “A military attack on Rafah is intolerable, which will kill thousands of civilians and force hundreds of thousands to flee,” he told a news conference. The area is…

Read More