Israel has pulled out of negotiations for a new truce with Hamas after they reached an “impasse”.
Blinken called on Mohammed Shia al-Sudani to protect installations hosting American personnel amid a series of attacks in recent weeks, the State Department said.
Israeli airstrikes and artillery fire hit targets in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip on Saturday as Israel advances its campaign to eradicate Hamas.
Ukraine would produce more missiles, arms, and other military equipment including Koral guided missiles which have a range of more than 100km.
Ukraine did not obtain all the weapons it needed from its allies, and that limits on the size of its military halted a quick advance.
Netanyahu said the government is "committed to achieving the goals of the war" against Hamas after fighting resumed following the end of the temporary cease-fire Friday morning.
Blinken arrived in Israel on Thursday for his fourth visit to the Jewish State since Hamas launched its terror attack on Oct. 7.
HMS Diamond will protect against drone threats and conduct operations to ensure freedom of navigation in the region and safe flow of trade.
The US is pushing Netanyahu to accept an extended truce.
The current truce between Israel and Hamas in Gaza is scheduled to expire on November 30.