May 7, 2019, 9:22 AM
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Kuwait denounces Israeli disproportionate attacks on Gaza

Tehran, May 7, IRNA – Kuwait government in a statement on Monday slammed Israeli disproportionate and indiscriminate bombardment on Gaza Strip killing innocent civilians which constitutes crimes against humanity and warcrimes.

According to Turkish media, in its statement Kuwait described Israeli indiscriminate air raids on Gaza as blatant violation of International Humanitarian Law (IHL) and international conventions governing conflicts.

Kuwaiti government urged the international community to take urgent action to save the defenseless Palestinians from ethnic cleansing perpetrated by Israeli leaders in systematic targeting the residential areas.

Kuwait is watching with concern and deep pain the consecutive and disproportionate attacks conducted by Israel on people in Gaza.

The new round of conflicts between Palestinian Resistance groups and the Zionist regime of Israel started with military helicopters attack on residential areas in total disregard of International Humanitarian Law prohibiting attacks on civilians.

Earlier, Qatar condemned Israeli indiscriminate bombing against Gaza which claimed the lives of 31 Palestinians and injured 175 others.

Meanwhile earlier, Chairman of the Board of the Turkish media 'Anadolu Agency' Şenol Kazanci in a statement denounced the air attack on the agency's office in Gaza Strip.

'We strongly condemn Israel's attack to Anadolu Agency Gaza Office,' the statement reads.

It added: 'We call on national and international press organizations to react and take action regarding this violation of both human rights and press freedom.'


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