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Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on the situation in Gaza

The Secretary-General calls on the parties to renew a humanitarian pause in Gaza and reiterates his demand for a durable ceasefire that could set the ground for the start of comprehensive negotiations.  In this connection, he welcomes the Security Council’s strong support in its Presidential Statement earlier today for his call for a humanitarian ceasefire.

United Nations Secretary General
Original Publication Date: 
28 Jul 2014
Document type: 
Press Statement
occupied Palestinian territory