Netanyahu set on maintaining security control over Gaza

Rejecting Palestinian state

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TEL AVIV — On Saturday, the Office of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reiterated his longstanding position on the necessity of maintaining full Israeli security control over the Gaza Strip, Amad reported. اضافة اعلان

In a statement, Netanyahu’s office denied the US reports suggesting that during a call with US President Joe Biden, Netanyahu stated that he does not rule out the establishment of a Palestinian state.

According to a source from CNN, Netanyahu clarified to Biden that his statements on Thursday rejecting the idea of establishing a Palestinian state were not intended to rule out the possibility of its establishment in any form. The source added that in a ‘detailed and serious’ conversation, Biden and Netanyahu discussed the possible features of a future Palestinian state.

Furthermore, the source mentioned that officials in the Biden administration have recently discussed the possibility of establishing a future Palestinian state without arms, an idea that Biden finds interesting.

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