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The US continues to be supplying “defence capabilities” to Israel after abstaining from a UN ceasefire vote, White House spokesperson John Kirby confirmed on Monday, 25 March.

Mr Kirby’s announcement got here after Benjamin Netanyahu cancelled a high-level delegation’s deliberate go to to Washington following the US’s abstention on the UN Security Council’s decision, which was backed by 14 nations, demanding a right away cease-fire through the month of Ramadan and the discharge of all hostages held by Hamas.

The decision marked the primary time the physique has referred to as for a halt to the combating.