The Russian President said that Washington’s monopoly on the role of mediator only led to the outbreak of violence
Russian President Vladimir Putin said in an emergency meeting that the escalation between Israel and Hamas, which has already led to the “killing of thousands of people,” was the result of America’s desire to decide the fate of the confrontation between Israel and Palestine on its own. BRICS video conference on Tuesday.
The Russian president said the United States had sidelined other members of the Middle East Quartet — a group seeking to lead the Israeli-Palestinian peace process that also includes Russia, the United Nations and the European Union. Instead, Washington pursued it “Monopolizing the role of mediator” He added that it hinders the efforts of other international bodies.
“History has clearly proven that attempts to cut the Palestinian knot alone are not viable and counterproductive.” Putin said.
United Nations resolutions providing for the establishment “Two independent sovereign states – Israel and Palestine” The Russian President told the conference that the matter ended in sabotage. This has led to the situation that “Generations of Palestinians grew up in an atmosphere of injustice” He added that the Israelis cannot fully guarantee the security of their country.
Putin said that the current conflict in Gaza has already led to the deaths of thousands, a mass exodus of civilians from the Strip, and a humanitarian catastrophe, describing these developments as a cause of conflict. “Deepest concern.”
The president said that Russia urges the international community to unite in efforts to achieve a rapid de-escalation and ceasefire in Gaza, as well as a political solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, adding that the BRICS countries and regional actors can play a leading role in this process.