UN Denounces Israeli Lethal Use Of Force In Gaza Protests – Still Does Nothing | WHAT REALLY HAPPENED


UN Denounces Israeli Lethal Use Of Force In Gaza Protests – Still Does Nothing

Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) spokesperson Rupert Colville denounced Israeli forces’ use of lethal force against Palestinians participating in the recent protests in Gaza, speaking from Geneva on Friday.

“It is difficult to see how tyre-burning or stone-throwing, or even Molotov-cocktails thrown from a significant distance at heavily protected security forces in defensive positions, can be seen to constitute such threat,” said Colville.

“In the context of an occupation such as Gaza, killings resulting from the unlawful use of force may also constitute wilful killings which are a grave breach of the Fourth Geneva Convention,” he added.

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