Israel, the big trouble: China to the Security Council to take action against Israel
31 Israel Navy fleet on international humanitarian aid attacks, at least nine on board to support the Palestinian activist been killed, a number of countries and international organizations have expressed “shock” and censure.
Israeli television and other media reported that 31 am local time in the Navy forced on the international humanitarian rescue boats, and then opened fire. Turkey’s humanitarian aid organization, said the dead, mostly Turkish nationality, the number of casualties may rise.
to the military confirmed that the incident and said the death toll, “more than 10 people.” But the party also defended the rescue personnel on board, “the first provoked the violence.”
this international humanitarian fleet of Cyprus in the Mediterranean port assembly, plans 31, arrived in the Gaza Strip coast. Fleet loaded with more than ten thousand tons of medical supplies, food and other supplies, a total of 750 crew.
China’s Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Jiang Yu said China expressed shock on the incident, urged Israel to the effective implementation of UN Security Council resolution, to improve the humanitarian situation in Gaza.
Counsellor Permanent Mission of China, said Yang Tao, China supports the Security Council as soon as the Israeli raid rescue team event, to take action.
Yang Tao said that China is shocked by the incident, condemned for the humanitarian and civilian acts.
He stressed that the humanitarian situation in Gaza is still grim. China urges Israel to fully and seriously implement the resolution, immediately lift the blockade on Gaza, allowing a smooth international humanitarian supplies into the Gaza Strip, the early realization of the local people rebuild and resume normal life.
Obama expressed regret
U.S. President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu phone, international humanitarian supplies to the army attack transport fleet, expressed regret.
White House said in a statement, Obama said the incident causing casualties deep regret and concern, hope to be able to obtain all the facts and related this tragic situation. Obama’s canceled visit to the U.S. understanding of Netanyahu, the two sides agreed to arrange a meeting as soon as possible.
dissatisfaction with the EU demanding that Israel attacked the Gaza rescue launches investigation into the matter
EU High Representative for Foreign and Security Policy Catherine Ashton for the Israeli army International Rescue fleet sailed to intercept the death of people in Gaza has expressed dissatisfaction and requested the Israeli authorities on the matter commenced, “a thorough investigation.”
spokesman said Ashton, Ashton for injuries in the incident who expressed sympathy and condolences, and asked the Israeli authorities on the incident because a thorough investigation.
The spokesman stressed that Ashton reiterated the EU position for the Gaza Strip, the continuation of the blockade policy is unacceptable, the political effect obtained is counterproductive. Therefore, the EU demanded “an immediate, continuous and unconditional” release of the international relief supplies, goods and people entering and leaving the Gaza Strip blockade.
army’s practice has been condemned by the international community. Spain, Sweden and other countries convened ambassador asked that information.
to ship International aid to the fleet opened fire caused heavy casualties.
5 31, holding the Palestinian people in Gaza City protest against Israel’s attacks on international relief fleet and inflicted heavy casualties. Am local time on the day of the Israeli warships to enter the Gaza Strip, the coastal areas of international humanitarian relief fleet opened fire, causing dozens of casualties.