“While American-made ammunition is raining down on innocent Palestinians, the US is giving Israel another $ 735 million ‘precision’ missiles so that it can kill more children with more ‘precision’,” Zarif shared on his Twitter account. used the expressions.
Pointing out that the US also blocked the joint statement that the UNSC plans to make regarding Israel’s attacks in Palestine, Zarif said, “The US is preventing even the slightest possible UNSC statement. The world is watching while Israel and its supporters show their ugly faces.” found the assessment.
The tension that started with Israel’s violence against Palestinians in Al-Aqsa Mosque has been continuing with air strikes against Gaza for more than a week.
In the attacks Israel has carried out on the Gaza Strip, which has been under blockade since May 10, 212 people, including 61 children and 36 women, lost their lives and 1400 people were injured. Also, 20 people lost their lives in the intervention of Israeli forces to demonstrations in support of Gaza held in the West Bank since May 10.
On the one hand, the US administration expressing concern about the conflicts, on the other hand continues to support Israel under the pretext of “the right to defend itself”.
It was revealed that the US administration approved the sale of $ 735 million of precision guided ammunition to Israel shortly before its attacks on Gaza.
Joint statements that the UNSC planned to make due to the events in Palestine were also blocked by the United States twice.