The Foreign Ministry is following with great concern the news confirming that the Israeli occupation authority is planning to commit a new massacre and humanitarian catastrophe by carrying out military operations against the city of Rafah south of the Gaza Strip.

The Ministry calls for, the necessity for international intervention to prevent the mass forced displacement plans sought by the Occupation. As well, the Ministry reiterate the need to stop military operations against the Palestinians, and the necessity of delivering humanitarian aid to the Palestinian people.

Foreign Ministry of the Republic of Iraq

Media Office

February 10, 2024