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UK prime minister urges Israel to show ‘restraint’

Rishi Sunak, the UK’s prime minister, urged Israel to protect Palestinian civilians on Tuesday, as Israeli forces continue the offensive in Jenin for a second day.

“We would say the protection of civilians must be prioritised in any military operation, and we urge the IDF to demonstrate restraint in its operation and for all parties to avoid further escalation in both the West Bank and Gaza, both now and in the days ahead."

Sunak also stated that the UK calls on Israel to “adhere to principles of necessity and proportionality when defending their legitimate security interests".