The vote in the General Assembly was 120-8 with 45 abstentions. The United States had vetoed a similar proposal in the Security Council.
The baby’s family acknowledged that she had had “heart defects since birth.”
Protesters set on fire the pipeline that brings gas and oil from Israel to Gaza, and also destroyed a conveyer belt that brings goods into the Strip.
“Hamas thereby acts against the interests of Gaza residents and worsens their situation for its own purposes,” the IDF said in a statement.
Why is the “Pro-Palestine” Left silent about this? How did the anti-imperialist and anti-war Left lose so much of its credibility in Syria?
Another Palestinian was taken into custody.
Bezalel Smotrich blamed the liberals for his Twitter account freeze following his tweet that Ahed Tamimi should have been shot rather than arrested.
“They are an occupied people and I regret chickening out after 2002 and not staying on that story and adding my voice as a Jew,” he said on Fox News.
The State Department last month announced that it had put a hold on $65 million of the $125 million annual allocation to UNRWA.
Around five million Palestinians around the Levant depend on UNRWA for public school education, health clinics, social services and employment.