Jordan foreign minister says Israel 'appears' to be above international law in Gaza conflict

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AMMAN (Reuters) - Jordan's foreign minister said on Tuesday that Israel "appeared" to be above international law and urged an end to what he termed "double standards" in dealing with the Gaza conflict.

In remarks after a United Nations Security Council meeting that did not call for an end to hostilities, the minister, Ayman Safadi, said the international community had an obligation to end Israel's war "against Palestinians" in Gaza.

(Reporting by Suleiman Al-Khalidi; Editing by Leslie Adler)