Stressing that silence against Israel’s injustice means partnership in the crimes he has committed, Çavuşoğlu said the blockade of Gaza had turned the territory of the region into “the largest open-air prison in the world” . Holding Israel responsible for the ongoing massacres, Çavuşoğlu said Palestinians were denied freedom of worship, were forcibly evicted from their homes and doctors were killed as a result of the targeting of hospitals during the attacks in Gaza.
“ PHYSICAL PROTECTION OF PALESTINE ”
Çavuşoğlu, who shared the maps previously shown by President Erdoğan in the same room and showing the occupation of Palestinian lands since 1947, said in summary: “It is time for effective legal action by the international community to stop the Israeli attacks on the Palestinians. . We must work for the establishment of an international mechanism for the protection of Palestinian civilians. These efforts should also include physical protection through an international force created by military and financial contributions from volunteer countries.
“ ISRAEL MUST OBEY THE LAW ”
Volkan Bozkır, who convened the UNSC for Palestine, pointed out that Israel may have committed war crimes in his opening speech and said: “Jerusalem is a very holy city for Muslims. Two weeks ago, the UN reported that more than 200 civilians had been killed, including 63 children and 34 women. I want to repeat my call for a ceasefire in Gaza, and it should happen immediately. The parties must respect international law. Israel must obey the law. The attacks must stop. Speaking at the UNSC, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said: “If there is hell on earth, it is the lives of the children of Gaza. The conflicts must end immediately,” he said. he declared.