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2014 Gaza Conflict Israel United Nations

Envoy: UN has failed

20 Jul, 2014

The Palestinian Envoy to the UN Security Council says the international body has failed to take action to halt violence in Gaza, as the council expresses concern after the death toll from the conflict between Israel and Hamas in the Palestinian territory reaches 476. Ryad Mansour:

The Council failed again and again to shoulder its responsibility

UN ambassador Ron Prosor says Israel agreed to earlier ceasefire offers from Egypt, and is acting in self defence.