Hüseyin al-Sheikh, a member of the Central Executive Committee of the Conquest Movement and responsible for relations with Israel, made a statement on his social media account and stated that Palestinian President Abbas received a phone call from US President Biden.
Sheikh noted that Abbas and Biden discussed the latest developments and events in the region during the meeting.
It was announced that Palestinian President Abbas had met with US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on May 13 to ease the tension in the region.
EVENTS IN JERUSALEM AND GAZA
Palestinian resistance groups in the Gaza Strip allowed the Israeli police to withdraw from Masjid al-Aqsa and Sheikh Cerrah Quarter in occupied East Jerusalem until 6 pm local time on Monday, May 10.
After the Israeli police did not withdraw from Masjid al-Aqsa and Sheikh Jarrah, Palestinian resistance groups fired many rockets at Israel.
Thereupon, the Israeli army announced that a military operation called “Guardian of the Walls” was launched against the Gaza Strip.
According to data from the Ministry of Health in Gaza, 140 Palestinians have died in Israel’s attacks on Gaza since May 10.