Archive: 8/15/2014
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  8/15/2014, Av 19, 5774

Cameron Urges Netanyahu to Take 'Difficult Steps'


British Prime Minister David Cameron spoke by telephone with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Thursday evening, and said both Israel and Hamas would need to take “difficult steps” to reach a long-lasting ceasefire in Gaza.

“The Prime Minister reiterated his support for Israel’s right to defend itself and said he hoped that discussions in Egypt would result in a permanent ceasefire,” said a spokesperson on behalf of Cameron.