General Assembly Adopts Resolution on Protecting Palestinian …

The draft resolution was merely reminding the international community of its responsibility to provide civilians protection in times of conflict, he continued.  It stressed the need to ensure the well-being and safety of civilians, and called for holding all violators accountable.  The draft also called for utmost restraint and calm by all parties, as well as for immediate steps to stabilize the situation on the ground and end the siege imposed on the Gaza Strip ….more: UN.ORG