17 mai 2018

President Rivlin calls for restraint in the wake of Israel-Turkey row


President Reuven Rivlin's comments came two days after Turkey and Israel expelled each other's senior diplomats. President Reuven Rivlin called for restraint on Thursday in the wake of a f resh row between Israel and Turkey over the killing by Israeli forces of 60 Palestinians earlier this week during protests on the Gaza border. Rivlin, who visited a Kibbutz near the Gaza Strip, called on both sides to calm their rhetorics and said that Israel was protecting its borders "from anyone who would [...]