Arab Parliament Strongly Condemns Israeli Bombing of UNRWA Schools in Gaza Strip
Cairo, November 19, 2023, The Arab Parliament has issued a robust condemnation of the Israeli occupation forces for their brutal bombing of UNRWA's Al-Fakhoura and Tal Al-Zaatar schools, resulting in the tragic loss of hundreds of lives and numerous injuries. This latest act is decried as a flagrant violation added to the series of Israeli transgressions against civilians in the Gaza Strip.
In an official statement released today, the Arab Parliament labeled the bombing of schools and hospitals, which shelter hundreds of displaced people, as another blatant war crime. They emphasized the urgent need for an international investigation to hold the perpetrators accountable, asserting that such actions represent a clear violation of international and humanitarian laws.
The Arab Parliament called upon the international community, human rights and humanitarian organizations, the Security Council, and the United Nations to maintain ongoing pressure on the occupying power. The objective is to halt the massacres, the war machine, and the bloodshed in the region. The statement underscores the gravity of the situation and the imperative for collective efforts to address the escalating humanitarian crisis and ensure justice for the victims in the Gaza Strip.