The United Nations Human Rights Council has voted to investigate human rights abuses in Gaza, the West Bank and the recent fighting between the Israeli army and the Palestinian militant group Hamas in Israel.
On thursday Draft resolutionNine were supported by the 224 councils put forward by the Palestinian Authority and the Organization of Islamic Cooperation.
The move comes after 11 months of fighting between Israel and Hamas. Hundreds of rockets were fired from Gaza into the Jewish state, while Israeli airstrikes bombed the densely populated Palestinian enclave.
The fighting killed at least 2,248 people in Gaza, including 66 children, while 12 people were killed in Israel, including two children.
The United Nations has said it will cover the investigation “All alleged violations of international humanitarian law and alleged violations and abuses of international human rights law.” In the Palestinian territories, including East Jerusalem, until April 1 of this year, leading and leading.
The Israeli attack on the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem has caused Palestinians to be evicted from Arab areas, and tensions in Israel have risen since April to May.
An evaluation of the text according to the draft resolution “Root cause” Will have to determine if the conflict was out there “Systematic Discrimination and Repression” On the basis of ethnicity, religion and ethnicity.
Israeli Foreign Ministry spokesman Lior Haitel said in a statement “Absolute rejection” Resolutions adopted by one body at a time “Built by the anti-Israel majority, guided by hypocrisy and absurdity.”
1/7 Israel today vehemently rejected a resolution passed by the UN Human Rights Council, citing hypocrisy and absurdity. pic.twitter.com/PHDKHvUVbG
– Lear Hat @ (ह Lear Hat) May 2, 2021
“Israeli security forces worked with high moral standards,” he said. “What it said before the mourning was that the United Nations lacked recognition,” the statement said “War crimes” Committed by Hamas.
It also mentions that Israel “Can’t help and assist in such research.”
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was also released Comments Condemnation of the United Nations The “shameful” resolution says it “whitens a genocidal terrorist organization.”
A Hamas spokesman welcomed the UN resolution and described the militant group’s own actions. “Legitimate resistance” And emphasizing the need “Immediate Steps to Punish” Israel.
The US Mission in Geneva also responded to the UNHRC’s statement in a statement “Deep regret” Decision of the Council.
It added that the US sees the move as a move “Distraction” While this and other nations are trying “Create conditions for lasting and lasting peace.”
Are your friends interested Share this story!