New EU chief visits Gaza, after meeting Israeli leaders in first official trip to region

November 8, 2014 13:20

European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini arrived in the Gaza Strip on Saturday, visiting with Palestinian leaders and stopping at a UN-run school sheltering Palestinians, whose houses were destroyed during the most recent conflict between Israel and Hamas.

Mogherini met on Friday with Israeli officials during her first official visit to the region.

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