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UN human rights body to hold special session on violence in Gaza

Israeli military spokesman admits killings had handed PR victory to Hamas The UN’s top human rights body will hold a special session to discuss “the deteriorating situation in the occupied Palestinian territories” after the killing of 60 Palestinians by Israeli troops at mass border protests on Monday.Amid the continuing international fallout from the killings, which coincided with the ceremony to mark the transfer of the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, the Palestinian foreign ministry announced it was also recalling its ambassadors to four European countries, to protest against...

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Published By: theguardian.com - 7 days ago