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As of: January 13, 2024 11:36 a.m

The UN emergency support coordinator has once more known as for a ceasefire within the Gaza Strip. According to a report, Houthi assaults within the Red Sea value 360 million euros per hour. All developments within the stay weblog.

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Report: Frigate “Hessen” is to participate within the EU mission within the Red Sea

According to a media report, the federal authorities desires to participate in a brand new EU naval mission with a warship to safe maritime visitors within the Red Sea in opposition to assaults by the Yemeni Houthi rebels. The frigate “Hessen” is scheduled to set off for the Red Sea on February 1st, studies “Welt am Sonntag”. There was initially no official affirmation of this.

According to the AFP information company, the Bundeswehr is “basically ready to participate,” a spokesman for the Federal Ministry of Defense confirmed. “However, a mandate is needed for this.” As lengthy as this isn’t accessible, he can’t verify the report on this type.

The European Union will quickly launch a naval mission to safe transport within the Red Sea. According to diplomatic statements on Friday, representatives of the member states will focus on the mandate for the primary time in Brussels on Tuesday. If the Bundeswehr have been to participate in a brand new EU army mission, the approval of the Bundestag could be required.

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Attempted assault on West Bank settlement

Overnight, Israeli troopers killed three Palestinians who tried to assault the settlement of Adora close to Hebron within the West Bank. The Israeli army introduced this. Those killed have been armed with knives, a rifle and axes. The official Palestinian information company Wafa reported that two have been 16 years previous and one was 19. The Israeli army stated one soldier was injured in an change of fireside.

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UN emergency support coordinator requires ceasefire once more

The UN emergency support coordinator Martin Griffiths has once more known as for a ceasefire within the Middle East battle. What the world has witnessed since October 7, when terrorists from the Islamist Hamas and different teams carried out the worst bloodbath in Israel’s historical past, is “a stain on our collective conscience,” Martin Griffiths advised the UN Security Council. “I repeat my call for a ceasefire. But above all, I once again call on the Council to take urgent action to end this war,” stated the top of the UN emergency company OCHA.

In round 100 days, Israel’s military diminished giant components of the Gaza Strip to rubble. According to the Hamas Ministry of Health, greater than 23,000 folks have been killed to date, round 70 p.c of them girls and minors. According to UN info, round 360,000 residential items within the Palestinian territory have been destroyed or broken. The scenario is appalling given Israel’s ongoing relentless army marketing campaign, complained Griffiths. At the identical time, the shelling from Gaza in opposition to targets in Israel continues.

Antje Passenheim, ARD New York, tagesschau, January 13, 2024 5:48 a.m

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Blatt: Houthi assaults value 360 million euros per hour

According to media studies, the financial harm brought on by the Houthis’ ongoing assaults quantities to 360 million euros per hour. This is reported by “Welt am Sonntag”, citing info from the European External Action Service (EEAS). This quantity was just lately talked about by one of many main EEAS diplomats at a gathering of the 27 accountable ambassadors within the Political and Security Committee (PSC). The causes are detours of as much as 6,000 kilometers, rising vitality prices, visitors jams in dealing with and disruptions within the provide chains.

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Friday’s stay weblog for studying

Israel says it has secured medicine for the hostages held by Hamas. Against the background of the genocide proceedings, the federal authorities is clearly on Israel’s aspect. Friday’s stay weblog for studying.