LONDON - Newborn babies in Gaza are at risk of hypothermia because of freezing temperatures and a cut in the power supply, the British aid charity Save the Children warned on Monday.And just who will hold them accountable?
Israel hits UN-run Gaza schools
The UN Humanitarian Coordinator for the Palestinian territories, Maxwell Gaylard, said Israel had the GPS coordinates of all UN buildings in Gaza -- including its schools.
"Neither homes nor UN shelters are safe" for civilians, he said in a statement which reaffirmed UN ceasefire calls.
"These tragic incidents need to be investigated, and if international humanitarian law has been contravened, those responsible must be held accountable." (emphasis added)
Tuesday, January 06, 2009
Gaza Day 11
Posted by Dr. C at 5:25 PM