Foreign Ministry: Security and political contacts to prevent Israel from launching large-scale operations in Palestinian Rafah

Foreign Ministry: Security and political contacts to prevent Israel from launching large-scale operations in Palestinian Rafah




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Published on: Tuesday, February 13, 2024 – 9:40 AM | Last updated: Tuesday, February 13, 2024 – 9:40 AM

Ambassador Ahmed Abu Zeid, the official spokesman for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, stated that the Egyptian state is racing against time with everyone, whether Qatar, America, the Palestinian side, or the Israeli side, in an attempt to reach calm and relieve the crisis of its current violence, stressing that the goal now is to stop bloodshed.

Ambassador Abu Zeid said, during a phone call with the CBC satellite channel for the “Evening with Qaswa” program, on Monday evening, that there are security and political contacts currently taking place, to prevent Israel from launching large-scale operations in the Palestinian Rafah, announcing that Egypt is working around the clock to contain the situation.

The Foreign Ministry spokesman explained that Minister Sameh Shoukry confirmed that “the peace treaty with Israel lasted for 4 decades, and there is a commitment, and any other talk is not up for discussion now.”

Ambassador Abu Zeid indicated that Egypt rejects the scenario of displacement of the Palestinian people in the Gaza Strip, and the Palestinian state and all Arab peoples support this position, stressing that “the liquidation of the Palestinian issue will not be accepted by anyone, and it is possible that there will be practical measures to stop this scenario.”

He continued that President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi’s clear affirmation of Egypt’s rejection of the displacement scenario, which is supported by all Egyptian state institutions, declaring that “Egypt is ready to deal with any scenarios regarding the crisis.”



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