Follow latest developments as 41 Palestinians killed and hundreds wounded in protests in Gaza and West Bank over moving US embassy to Jerusalem
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France’s foreign minister, Jean-Yves Le Drian, urged Israeli authorities to show restraint in its use of force against demonstrators.
“France calls on all actors to show responsibility to prevent a new escalation,” Le Drian said in a statement. “France again calls on the Israeli authorities to exercise discernment and restraint in the use of force that must be strictly proportionate.”