| 18 July 2024, Thursday |

Palestinian president says he rejects killing of civilians on both sides of conflict

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said during a meeting with Jordan’s King Abdullah on Thursday that he rejected the killing or abuse of civilians on both sides of the Israeli conflict it violates morals, religion and international law.

“We renounce violence and adhere to international legitimacy, peaceful popular resistance and political action as a path to achieving our national goals,” Abbas was quoted as saying by the official news agency Wafa.

  • Reuters