The Chinese Communist Party warned about antagonizing Israel if the U.S. interfered with the invasion of Taiwan. Further reports say the CCP’s leader had contacted three Middle Eastern leaders before the world became aware of the Hamas attacks.The official media of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) reportedly published an article that warned the U.S. about antagonizing Israel if they interfered with China’s invasion of Taiwan. Further reports say the Chinese Communist Party’s leader Xi Jinping had recently contacted three leaders from the Middle East before the world became aware of the ambush attacks made by Hamas, a Palestinian Sunni-Islamic organization.
According to Wu, on October 8, the Chinese Communist Party’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs stated that its concerns are about the escalation of violence between Palestine and Israel, therefore, demanding an immediate ceasefire.
Thereafter, on October 11, the Chinese Communist Party’s special envoy for the Middle East, Zhai Jun, had a call with Amal Jadou, First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Palestine, regarding the situation between Palestine and Israel.
Hamas’ Attacks on Israel
An article in CBS News states that on October 7, the terrorist group Hamas fired thousands of rockets into Israel which killed more than 1,200 Israelis. Further reports say around 150 hostages were also taken back to Gaza which led the Israeli military to launch counterattacks and the Prime Minister of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu, to declare war on Hamas.