2006 News Story

GCC, OIC condemn Israeli offensives in Gaza, Al-Yamoun

The Jeddah-based Organization of the Islamic Conference and the Riyadh-based Gulf Cooperation Council have strongly condemned Israel’s six-day offensive in the Gaza town of Beit Hanoun and Al-Yamoun in the West Bank. More than 20 Palestinian civilians were killed in the offensive.

Both organizations issued statements today calling on the international community to take action to protect the Palestinian people and end the Israeli military aggressions.