13 iunie 2018

UN General Assembly to vote on anti-Israel resolution


The United Nations General Assembly at an emergency meeting on Gaza will vote on a resolution that condemns Israel for an “excessive use of force.” The measure to be voted on Wednesday afternoon is backed by Arab countries and also calls for “protection of the Palestinian civilian population” in Gaza. It is similar to one that was introduced at the U.N. Security Council earlier this month that was vetoed by the United States. Some 130 Gazans have been killed by Israeli fire since protests along [...]