Israeli ambassador urges Italy to add to pressure on Hamas

(AGI) Rome, July 11 - Italy has been urged, along with theinternational community, to put pressure on countries withinfluence over Hamas to put an end to rocket attacks andachieve a ceasefire. In an interview with AGI, the IsraeliAmbassador in Rome, Naor Gilon, stressed Italy's important rolein the international community and its current six-monthpresidency of the Council of the European Union. Mr Gilon, whohas been in post for two years, said pressure should be broughtto bear on countries such as "Qatar, which provides financialsupport, Turkey, which provides political support and Egypt,which

(AGI) Rome, July 11 - Italy has been urged, along with theinternational community, to put pressure on countries withinfluence over Hamas to put an end to rocket attacks andachieve a ceasefire. In an interview with AGI, the IsraeliAmbassador in Rome, Naor Gilon, stressed Italy's important rolein the international community and its current six-monthpresidency of the Council of the European Union. Mr Gilon, whohas been in post for two years, said pressure should be broughtto bear on countries such as "Qatar, which provides financialsupport, Turkey, which provides political support and Egypt,which - according to Israel - is doing its best". (AGI) . .