PRESS RELEASE BY THE MINISTRY FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND TRADE PROMOTION: Malta calls for immediate de-escalation of violence in and around Gaza

The Ministry for Foreign Affairs and Trade Promotion condemns the recent escalation of violence that has been reported in and around Gaza, in particular the attacks on the civilian population, and expresses its condolences to the families of the victims and its solidarity with those affected by these attacks.

The indiscriminate targeting of civilians must come to an end. In this regard, Malta urges both sides to exercise utmost restraint and to refrain from taking any action that could further escalate the situation and to avoid further loss of life.

Source: Government of Malta