India votes for UN resolution demanding ceasefire in Israel-Hamas war


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India on Tuesday supported a United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) resolution calling for an immediate humanitarian ceasefire in the Middle East amid the ongoing Israel-Hamas war and the unconditional release of all hostages. The resolution, presented by Egypt, was approved with 153 votes in favor, 23 abstentions, and 10 against. Meanwhile, United States President Joe Biden warned Israel of losing international support due to its "indiscriminate" bombing of civilians, exposing the rift between Biden and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.