Cuba condemns Israeli attack against Gaza Strip

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Cuba strongly condemned today the new Israeli attack against the population of the Gaza Strip that has caused the death of more than 100 people and wounds to hundreds.

In a communique, the Cuban Foreign Ministry denounced that Israel uses its military and technological superiority to execute a policy of collective punishment with out-of-proportion use of force, which causes the death of innocent civilians and huge material damage.

Calling on the international community to demand that Israel ends its escalation of violence

Faced with that situation, we are calling to the international community to demand that Israel ends its escalation of violence, said the statement signed by the Director for Bilateral Issues of the Cuban Foreign Ministry, Gerardo Peñalver.

Only talks on the grounds of equality can lead to a fair peace that allows the Palestinian people to exercise their inalienable rights and establish definitively the Palestinian State, with its capital in East Jerusalem, the text said.

According to international media outlets, Israeli troops and armour-plated vehicles are stationed at the border with Gaza, awaiting the order to enter and occupy the territory.

There have been denunciations of the air raids against the civil population in the Gaza Strip that have caused numerous deaths, including those of women and children, who were taken by surprise inside their homes while asleep.

Source: Radio CadenaJuly 11.2014

 

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  1. Josue Mapagdalita

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