Arab states call for peacekeepers, South Africa urges ICJ to halt Rafah assault - Trending

Fethi Benaissa gives a round-up of today’s trends

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On today’s episode, Arab states have called for a UN peacekeeping force to be established in the occupied Palestinian territories until the two-state solution is implemented.

South Africa has urged the International Court of Justice to order Israel to halt its assault on Rafah, in the southern Gaza Strip, as part of a case accusing Israel of committing genocide against Palestinians.

In Europe, a man has been charged with the attempted murder of Slovakia's Prime Minister Robert Fico, who was shot on Wednesday in the town of Handlova.

Updated: May 17, 2024, 5:43 AM