Israel ought to “stop and think” earlier than taking any additional motion in Rafah, Foreign Secretary Lord Cameron has stated.
The former prime minister stated the UK was “very concerned” in regards to the scenario on the Gaza-Egypt border.
Local well being officers have stated 37 folks have been killed in strikes on the town.
The international secretary stated it was “impossible to see how you can fight a war amongst these people”, referring to the civilians in Gaza.
“There’s nowhere for them to go,” he added, with the border crossing to Egypt shut.
“We want Israel to stop and think very seriously before it takes any further action.
“Above all, what we wish is an instantaneous pause within the combating – we wish that pause to result in a ceasefire, a sustainable ceasefire with out a return to additional combating.”
The Israeli army stated it had performed a “series of strikes” in southern Gaza on Monday.
It stated the strikes had now concluded, with out elaborating on the targets or assessing the potential injury or casualties.
Israel says it has expanded its floor operation in southern Gaza to root out Hamas fighters.
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