US opposes Israeli occupation of post-conflict Gaza -White House

A tank manoeuvres at the border between Israel and the Gaza strip

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States would oppose a reoccupation of Gaza by Israel's military in post-conflict Gaza, the White House said on Tuesday.

White House national security spokesperson John Kirby told reporters that Israel and the United States are friends and do not have to agree on every single issue.

(Reporting by Trevor Hunnicutt and Steve Holland; Editing by Chris Reese)