Egypt wants West Bank violence quelled ahead of Ramadan

By Nidal Al-Mughrabi
Updated February 10 2023 - 10:33am, first published 10:32am
Violence in the West Bank has intensified since Israel's new hard-right government was sworn in. (AP PHOTO)
Violence in the West Bank has intensified since Israel's new hard-right government was sworn in. (AP PHOTO)

Egypt has stepped up mediation between Israel and the Palestinians in a bid to tamp down violence in Jerusalem and the occupied West Bank and prevent its spread to the Gaza Strip ahead of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

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