Local time October 13, Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau held a conversation with Palestinian President Abbas. Trudeau reiterated Canada’s support for the right of Israelis and Palestinians to live in peace and security, as well as Canada’s long-term support for a two-state solution.
The two sides discussed the current situation, including the humanitarian impact of the conflict and its impact on the region.
Trudeau stressed that all parties must protect civilians and ensure humanitarian access to affected areas. Trudeau said Canada will continue to provide assistance to Palestinian civilians.