Canada’s official policy towards key issues in the Israeli-Palestine conflict and relevant international law.
The United Nations Security Council called for an immediate ceasefire in Gaza on Sunday, as Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon travelled to the region to “express solidarity with Palestinians and Israelis and help bring about a ceasefire”.
A conflict that has spanned the decades is now answering to the International Criminal Court. A U.N. investigation, led by former South African judge Richard Goldstone, concluded that “both sides in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in Gaza committed war crimes and possible crimes against humanity. Israel refused to cooperate in the investigation and claims that the […]