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Brazil Withdraws Tel Aviv Ambassador; China Calls for Int’l Peace Conference

HeadlineMay 30, 2024

Brazil has withdrawn its ambassador to Israel after months of escalating tensions between the two countries. In February, Brazilian President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva compared Israel’s war on Gaza to the Holocaust.

In other diplomatic news, Chinese President Xi Jinping has called for an international peace conference in the Middle East. Xi Jinping made the comment during a summit in Beijing with Arab leaders and diplomats.

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