May 15, 2021

The Hill: Warren calls for US to support ceasefire between Israel and Hamas

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) called for the U.S. to support a ceasefire between Israel and Hamas amid escalating violence in the Gaza Strip that has killed dozens of civilians and leveled a high rise building that houses several prominent media outlets.

"Israeli airstrikes that destroyed international media outlets and killed innocent Gaza civilians tell us what we already know: Israel and Hamas must work with negotiators and reach a ceasefire immediately and the US must actively support this effort," Warren said in a Saturday evening tweet. 

Warren's comments come amid almost one week of violence between Israel and Hamas.


Read full article here

By:  Sarah Polus
Source: The Hill