The world’s response to the ongoing Israeli attacks in the Gaza Strip Palestine News
Since the latest Israeli attack on Monday, at least 140 people, including 39 children, have been killed in Gaza.
There are at least 140 Palestinians, including 39 children, Was killed After Israel’s airstrike on Gaza earlier this week.
On Saturday, Israel targeted a refugee camp in Gaza, where at least 10 Palestinians were killed.
It also ruined building In Gaza City there are offices of Al Jazeera and the Associated Press, as well as some other media, offices and residential apartments.
This is the world’s response to the latest Israeli attack in Gaza:
The Palestinian delegation to the United Nations asked US President Joe Biden to explain the recent attacks.
“How to define @AP and @AJArabic office bombing as a form of’defense’?” the delegation said in a tweet on Saturday.
Honest question: how to @POTUS Can you explain it? You “resolutely support Israel’s security and Israel’s defense of the legitimate rights of itself and its people.”How to fry @AP with @AJArabic Define an office as a “defensive” form? @StateDeptSpox #Gaza_Under_Attack #SaveSheikhJarrah https://t.co/VQ8MgUFsdB
-State of Palestine (@Palestine_UN) May 15 2021
The head of UN human rights urged Hamas rulers in Israel and Gaza to reduce tensions.
Michelle Bachelet said in a statement: “None of the parties tried to calm the tension. Instead, the inflammatory statements from the leaders of the parties seemed to be trying to arouse the tension, rather than calm it. situation.”
Bachelet’s statement was issued shortly before the Israeli air strikes destroyed the buildings in Al Jazeera and the Associated Press office.
Al Jazeera condemn Blew up and destroyed its office and said it was an obvious act to prevent the reporter from performing his duties.
Al Jazeera’s Acting Director-General, Dr. Mostfa Suag, said: “We call on the international community to condemn such barbaric acts and target journalists. We demand immediate international action and demand that Israel deliberately use journalists and media Institutions are responsible for the goals.” The network said in a statement.
Israel has issued a “warning” that it will bomb the buildings where the Gazera Al Jazeera office and other international media are located within an hour.
-Al Jazeera English (@AJEnglish) May 15 2021
“We are shocked and terrified that the Israeli military will target and destroy the Associated Press office and other news organization buildings in the Gaza Strip. They knew the location of our office early on and knew the reporter was there. Associated Press President And CEO Gary Pruitt (Gary Pruitt) said in a statement.
“We are seeking information from the Israeli government and are working with the U.S. State Department to try to learn more.
“This is an incredible development. We narrowly avoided the terrible loss of life. There are 12 AP journalists and freelancers in the building. Fortunately, we were able to evacuate them in time.”
The Turkish President’s Director of Communications said on Twitter that Israel’s goal of the Associated Press and Al Jazeera’s Gaza office was a blow to press freedom.
Fahreddin Alton said after the attack: “I condemn these trivial attacks by Israel against the press center to cover up its massacres, and added that “Israel is continuing its massacres and war crimes”.
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Twitter that Turkey stands with Palestinians who are still facing “ethnic, religious and cultural cleansing.”
On the 73rd anniversary of Nakba’s founding, thousands of Palestinians were expelled from their homes. #Palestine Will still be cleansed by race, religion and culture. Palestine brothers and sisters will always stand in the struggle for freedom and dignity. ????
-MevlütÇavu?o?lu (@MevlutCavusoglu) May 15 2021
The White House stated that after the Israeli army destroyed Al Jazeera and the Associated Press office buildings, it had communicated with Israel on the need to ensure the safety of journalists.
White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said in a tweet: “We have communicated directly with Israel, and ensuring the safety and security of journalists and independent media is the supreme responsibility.”
We have communicated directly with the Israelis, and ensuring the safety and security of journalists and independent media is the most important responsibility.
-Jan Psaki (@PressSec) May 15 2021
Amnesty International calls on the United States and the United Nations to “openly condemn war crimes” to end “the cycle of impunity and violations.”
We call on the United States to intervene bilaterally and call on the UN Security Council as a member of the Security Council to publicly condemn war crimes and other serious violations, including illegal settlement expansion, Gaza blockade, deprivation of Palestinians, and an end to impunity and violations in Israel/OPT The cycle of behavior.
-Amnesty International (@amnesty) May 15 2021