13 Dec 2023

Golriz Ghahraman on NZ, Aus, Canada statement

From Morning Report, 8:35 am on 13 December 2023

The Green Party has welcomed this morning's joint statement from the prime ministers of New Zealand, Australia, and Canada calling for a pause in hostilities in Gaza. It comes just before an emergency special meeting of the United Nations General Assembly. US President Joe Biden is also ramping up pressure... saying Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu needs to change his hardline government and that Israel cannot say no in the future to a Palestinian state. Green Party foreign affairs spokesperson Golriz Ghahraman spoke to Ingrid Hipkiss.