UK's ambassador to the UN, Karen Pierce, called the violence, which produced the worst single-day death toll since the Israeli-Hamas war in 2014, "shocking and appalling" and wondered if extensive use of live fire by the Israeli Army was "justified".
Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Wednesday the move of the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem will cause "some instability" in the region, in his first public comments on the issue. "Why do they begrudge Israel the right to defend itself behind the very borders they've been clamoring for years for Israelis to get behind?" "It is imperative we establish the facts of what is happening in Gaza".
The terror group denied that pressure from Egypt led to the dwindling down of riots at the Israeli-Gaza border on Tuesday, where only 4,000 Gazans had gathered compared to 50,000 on Monday, the day of the inauguration of the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem.
Fatou Bensuda, the ICC's chief prosecutor, said last month that she was concerned about disproportionate force used by Israeli soldiers along the Gaza border.
Another Canadian Jewish group, the Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center, released a statement expressing disappointment with what it called Trudeau's "strong and unbalanced" comments.
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In this context, the humanitarian response in Gaza is focused on providing immediate life-saving health care, mental health and psycho-social support for affected people, especially children, and monitoring, verifying and documenting possible protection violations, said McGoldrick.
Those supportive of the Israel Defense Forces' handling of the protests include many on the right and center, who make up about 55 and 30 percent of Israeli Jews respectively, according to Tamar Hermann, the academic director of the Guttmann Center for Public Opinion and Policy Research at the Israel Democracy Institute.
The US allies have been put on notice that they may also suffer the consequences of the new sanctions against Iran, should they continue to trade with her. Turkey, a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally, which had been superheating its economic relations with Iran to bring the trade between the two countries from the present $9.7 billion to $30 billion, will be first to suffer from the US actions.
"At this point, the United Nations has been clear - many journalists have observed this - they're largely unarmed and they're quite far away from the soldiers". When people demand an end to the occupation, return their land and demolish the apartheid wall, and then, they face death, destruction and brutality.
Asked whether an investigation was warranted, Boutin replied: "We all work for the secretary general, so we would echo his call for an independent investigation".
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Despite being targeted by Hezbollah in the past, Kuwait was not involved in sanctioning Nasrallah. The European Union has viewed Hezbollah's armed wing as a terrorist organization since 2013.