Don't miss the inspiring speeches at The Jerusalem Post Conference
UN Human Rights Council to hold emergency session on Gaza
ByJPOST.COM STAFF
July 21, 2014 14:33

The United Nations Human Rights Council said it would hold an emergency session on Israel's two-week-old offensive in Gaza on Wednesday at the request of Egypt, Pakistan and the Palestinians.

Palestinian officials say more than 500 people, most of them civilians, have been killed since Israeli air and naval bombardments began on July 8, followed by a ground push on Thursday.

Related Content
Breaking news
March 29, 2017
Turkey ends military operation in Syria, PM Yildirim says

By REUTERS

Share this article via
from around the web
Top Stories
Israel Weather
  • 15 - 29
    Beer Sheva
    15 - 24
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 16 - 23
    Jerusalem
    15 - 22
    Haifa
  • 21 - 30
    Elat
    15 - 26
    Tiberias