The Heat: BRICS Summit on Gaza

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In a speech before BRICS countries, Chinese President Xi Jinping called for a ceasefire, the release of hostages and a secure and unimpeded humanitarian corridor in Gaza.  

Xi also emphasized the need for a two-state solution and the establishment of an independent state of Palestine.   

Joining the discussion:

  • Ebrahim Rasool is the former South African Ambassador to the U.S. 
  • Nabeel Khoury is a former U.S. diplomat and Non-resident Senior Fellow with the Arab Center in Washington, D.C. 
  • Abdel Bari Atwan is the Editor-in-chief of Rai al-Youm. 
  • Zoon Ahmed Khan is a Research Fellow with the Center for China and Globalization in Beijing.