Secretary of State Antony Blinken paid an unannounced visit to the West Bank today, where he held a crucial meeting with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas.
During the meeting, Secretary Blinken refrained from making any public comments, maintaining a discreet approach to the discussions. However, a State Department spokesperson issued a statement indicating the key points of their conversation. Blinken reaffirmed the United States' unwavering commitment to the delivery of life-saving humanitarian assistance and the restoration of essential services in Gaza, emphasizing the urgent need to address the humanitarian crisis in the region.
In a critical statement, Secretary Blinken. . .