Audio clip NAT060

NAT060 – (Europe-Israel-Palestinians)
BRUSSELS. x–23s. Relations between the European Union and Israel took a nosedive on the eve of the diplomatic recognition of a Palestinian state by E-U members Ireland and Spain. Madrid is suggesting sanctions should be considered against Israel for its continued attacks in the southern Gaza city of Rafah. Irish foreign minister Micheál Martin says Europe should support steps to end the war in Gaza and establish a Palestinian state.
(“..throughout Palestinian territory.”) (SOURCE:The Associated Press)

TAG: Even though the E-U and its member nations have been steadfast in condemning the October 7th Hamas attacks, the bloc has been equally critical of Israel’s ensuing offensive.

The Canadian Press broadcast team, The Associated Press