France has expressed deep sorrow over the escalation of violence between Israel and the Gaza Strip, urging both parties to exercise self-restraint.
In a statement issued by the French Foreign Ministry of Thursday, France called on both sides to abide by the ceasefire to avoid the fall of more civilian victims.
These incidents assert the need to reach a sustainable political solution in Gaza, the statement added.
Three people, including a toddler, were killed in a series of Israeli air raids on different places in Gaza during the past hours.
Israel claims that these escalations come in response to the firing of rockets on Israeli lands from territory