Biden’s Deal Endorsed

( – Having to resort to the United Nations to score a win in the international arena, Joe Biden’s deal for a temporary ceasefire between Israel and Hamas has been endorsed by the UN Security Council.

According to Biden, this resolution promotes a three-stage deal aimed at de-escalating the conflict.

The deal would start with an exchange of all hostages held by Hamas for Palestinians imprisoned in Israel, followed by an Israeli military withdrawal from densely populated areas in Gaza.

Despite this proposal, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has not confirmed whether he agrees with the plan.

He has stated that the deal described by Biden lacks certain conditions his administration views as essential.

“Israel’s conditions for ending the war have not changed: The destruction of Hamas military and governing capabilities, the freeing of all hostages and ensuring that Gaza no longer poses a threat to Israel,” Netanyahu said.

In a private meeting with the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee, Netanyahu reportedly added, “The war will stop in order to bring hostages back, and afterward we will hold discussions. There are other details that the US president did not present to the public.”

Meanwhile, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Linda Thomas-Greenfield urged Hamas to accept the ceasefire by claiming that Israel had agreed to the proposed terms and that the conflict could end immediately if the terrorist group also agreed.

Hamas responded positively in a statement and said it was ready to cooperate with the ceasefire’s conditions, which include a permanent ceasefire, full Israeli withdrawal, prisoners’ exchange, reconstruction efforts and the safe return of displaced persons.

The resolution, which all Security Council members except Russia supported, also outlines plans for a permanent ceasefire and eventual rebuilding of Gaza.

Despite the detailed proposal, National Security Council advisor John Kirby failed to acknowledge the remaining gaps in the agreement, particularly concerning the extent of military de-escalation and the conditions for a lasting peace.

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