Palestine condemns Israeli crimes against civilians and world silence as Palestinian Foreign Ministry issued a statement in this regard.
Palestine condemns Israeli crimes
As per their official news agency, Palestinian Foreign Ministry strongly condemned Israeli violations against Palestinian civilians and their property.
Furthermore, it also called on the international community to end its silence toward these Israeli violations.
Israel targets unarmed civilians
“The Ministry strongly condemns the continuing Israeli violations against unarmed Palestinian civilians.” It also condemned Israeli crimes against their land, property and holy places.
The latest of Israeli crimes was the closure of the Ibrahimi Mosque (in Hebron) for two days under the pretext of Jewish holidays. It included turning the surrounding area into a military encampment. That forced the Palestinian residents of the old city of Hebron to go through four military gates to get to their homes.
Israel encourages Jewish settlers attacks
Moreover, it aimed at enabling Jewish settlers to storm and desecrate the Ibrahimi Mosque in order to perform their Jewish rituals.
The ministry also strongly condemned “the escalation of settler attacks on olive harvesters throughout the West Bank. It condemns their attempt to sabotage this national season and destroy it completely.
Al Aqsa under threat
Moreo ver, it pointed to the escalation in the storming of Al-Aqsa Mosque under the pretext of holidays. The PA FMalso cited calls by the so-called temple mount groups to hold rituals and prayers south of Al-Aqsa Mosque Wednesday evening.
In addition to the criminal attacks on people’s vehicles, damaging their tires, throwing stones at them. The crimes also include: writing racist slogans on cars as in the village of Deir Ammar, west of Ramallah.”
The Ministry added that it has “always warned against dealing with the ongoing violations of the occupation and its crimes a business as usual that do not require any serious stance from them.”
PA FM warns international community
The PA FM warned this attitude could have serious consequences. And it alerted international community it would lead the occupying power to continue to abuse the Palestinian people. And also made them to violate their rights.
The ministry said it would encourage Israel to continue to build settlements, escalate ethnic cleansing operations. It also warned that it could result in massacres or mass displacement of Palestinian citizens.
The Foreign Minister called on the international community to end its silence on the crimes and violations of the Israeli occupation. Because, it encourages to further abuse the Palestinian people and violate their rights while consolidating the occupation and settlements.
Meanwhile, PA FM further emphasised that this silence must end. It called for activating international mechanisms to provide nternational protection. It demanded that Palestinians must not face these continuing occupation crimes.
Shiite News Monitoring Desk