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  תמוז 21, 5774 , 19/07/14

EU 'Very Concerned' Over Gaza Violence

The European Union on Friday said it was "very concerned" over the escalation of violence in Gaza and reiterated a call for an immediate ceasefire, AFP reports.

"We are very concerned about the escalation in the Gaza Strip including the resumption of rocket fire into Israel and the Israeli ground operation," said a statement issued on behalf of the 28-nation bloc.

(Arutz Sheva’s North American Desk is keeping you updated until the start of Shabbat in New York. The time posted automatically on all Arutz Sheva articles, however, is Israeli time.)

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