Australia welcomes resolution for Middle East ceasefire

By Andrew Brown
Updated June 11 2024 - 6:20pm, first published 6:16pm
The UN has backed a US-drafted resolution calling for a three-phase ceasefire in the Gaza Strip. (Dean Lewins/AAP PHOTOS)
The UN has backed a US-drafted resolution calling for a three-phase ceasefire in the Gaza Strip. (Dean Lewins/AAP PHOTOS)

A United Nations Security Council resolution supporting a ceasefire in the Middle East has been welcomed by Australia, Foreign Minister Penny Wong says.

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