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China urges Israel to “stop attacking Rafah” – The China-Global South Project

China urges Israel to “stop attacking Rafah” – The China-Global South Project

China on Tuesday urged Israel to “stop attacking Rafah,” after the Israeli military said it had taken “operational control” of the Palestinian side of the Rafah border crossing between Gaza and Egypt.

“China… firmly calls on Israel to heed the overwhelming demands of the international community, stop attacking Rafah and do everything in its power to avoid a more serious humanitarian catastrophe in the Gaza Strip,” it said. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lin Jian.