UNITED STATES (OBSERVATORY) – In reference to the massacre of Palestinians during protests in the March of the Great Return in the Gaza Strip, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that the United States supports these measures of the Israeli regime.
At a press conference with Jordanian Foreign Minister Aymane Safadi, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo considered as “legitimate defense” the extreme violence by Israeli forces against Palestinian protesters in the context of the March of the Great Return, demonstrations in which more than 40 Palestinians were killed, reported Monday, April 30 the news agency IRNA.
After a visit to Saudi Arabia, Mike Pompeo arrived Sunday night in Amman, capital of Jordan.
While US President Donald Trump has unilaterally recognized the holy city of Quds as the capital of Israel to which the US embassy in occupied Palestine will soon be transferred, Pompeo also called on Palestinians to return to the negotiating table. , favoring the two-state solution.
Trump’s decision has provoked widespread public outcry across the world, and Palestinian officials say the move is leading to a stalemate in talks with Israel.
Pompeo did not fail, either, to repeat the allegations against Iran, which he has described as a factor of instability in the region; however, American involvement in regional crises, from Afghanistan to Iraq, through Syria and Yemen, is now well known.
Many political analysts believe that the United States, by supporting terrorist groups, seek to create a new front in the provinces of Deraa, Quneïtra and Soueïda in Syria, but that does not prevent the new Minister of Foreign Affairs foreigners of the United States to claim that his country is faithful to the truce in southeastern Syria.