The UN Commission of Inquiry for the Occupied Palestinian Territories affirmed on Tuesday that Israel’s occupation of the Palestinian territory constitutes the main factor of tensions and instability in the region.
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The head of the commission, Navy Pillay, considered that the responsibility for the tensions lies with Israel since it is an asymmetric conflict where “one state occupies another.”
In this sense, Pillay highlights the Israeli regime’s discrimination against the Palestinian people in which a “culture of impunity” has manifested itself, which has promoted Zionist war crimes.
This is the first report of the UN’s Commission of Inquiry into Palestine and Israel, which was launched following Israel’s assault on Gaza last May. It identifies Israel’s permanent occupation and discrimination against Palestinians as the “root cause” of the violence.
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The entity‘s report denounces the forced displacement, expansion and recurrent violent acts of Jewish settlers at the expense of the Palestinian population, as well as the blockade of the Gaza Strip.
For his part, the member of the UN commission, Chris Sidoti, pointed out that: “Israel clearly has no intention of ending the occupation, and in fact has established policies with the clear objective of ensuring permanent control of the Palestinian territory. occupied”.
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Likewise, the also member of the commissioner, Miloon Kothari, pointed out that: “only by putting an end to the occupation can they begin to correct historical injustices and advance towards the self-determination of the Palestinian people.”
The document will be presented next June 13 before the Human Rights Council to make visible the Zionist aggressions against the Palestinian people in order to reduce their harmful effects.
Disclaimer: Via Telesur – Translated by RJ983
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