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Washington is seeking an agreement between Israel and Lebanon

The Israeli Broadcasting Corporation announced that Washington is seeking an agreement between Israel and Lebanon after the completion of the exchange deal.
She said that the United States is seeking to conclude a truce agreement between Lebanon and Israel if it succeeds in reaching a truce agreement and a prisoner exchange between Israel and Hamas in the Gaza Strip.
It quoted officials as saying that the American mediation efforts led by CIA Director William Burns are aimed at a long-term calm in Gaza and Lebanon, according to the Arab World News Agency.
As for the Lebanese front, since October 8, that is, one day after the outbreak of the war on the Gaza Strip, the border with Israel has witnessed almost daily clashes.
This escalation resulted in the killing of at least more than 413 people in Lebanon, including 265 Hezbollah fighters and 79 civilians, according to Agence France-Presse, based on party statements and official Lebanese sources.
On the Israeli side, 14 soldiers and ten civilians were killed, while the fighting forced tens of thousands of residents on both sides of the border to flee.
It is noteworthy that the first phase of the American plan is supposed to last six weeks, and will include a “complete and comprehensive” ceasefire, the withdrawal of Israeli forces from populated areas in Gaza, and the release of a number of captured Israeli women, the elderly, and the wounded in exchange for the release of… Hundreds of Palestinians released.
This phase also included the return of Palestinians to their homes throughout the Strip, as well as an increase in humanitarian aid to 600 trucks per day.
It also included holding talks between Israel and Hamas to reach the second stage, which is supposed to include the release of all prisoners, including male soldiers, and Israel’s complete withdrawal from the Gaza Strip.
The third phase includes the reconstruction of the Gaza Strip, a final cessation of the war, and the return of the remains of the remaining Israeli prisoners who were killed to their families.

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