Netanyahu rejects US calls for Palestinian state after Israel-Hamas war

Tel Aviv (AFP) – Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu rebuffs American calls for the creation of an independent Palestinian state, putting the US-Israeli divide on the matter on sharp display. Netanyahu’s insistence that Israel must retain “security control over all the territory west of the Jordan River” come as questions swirl over the fate of the Gaza Strip when the Israel-Hamas war is over.


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