US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken is in Turkey. He visited Turkey for the first time since the start of the Gaza war.As part of diplomatic efforts to prevent the Israel-Gaza war from spreading further, Blinken traveled to Israel, Jordan, and Turkey, according to the Guardian.
After the war, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called for an end to the fighting. He spoke for the independence of Palestine.Turkish citizens have also been demonstrating massively in favor of the Palestinians.
According to reports, US diplomats are facing a concerted call from Arab countries to support an immediate ceasefire. Israel says it will accept additional aid shipments and a humanitarian pause if Hamas releases the hostages. he is trying to reassure regional players that they are working to minimize civilian casualties in Gaza.