Jeremy Corbyn

The leader of the British Labour Party has called on the British government to stop selling arms to Israel after the massacre of 31 unarmed Palestinians in Gaza.
For months, he has been the target of an ignominious campaign on the part of the Israeli lobby, which is calling him an anti-Semite at every turn to try to destroy his great popularity, condemned Tuesday the Israeli “violence”. and the silence of Western leaders about it.

“The dead and wounded by the Israeli army, facing unarmed protesters, is a shame,” said Corbyn, who could become the British prime minister.

“They have the right to protest against their appalling situation and the blockade continues, as well as against the occupation of Palestinian lands, and for the implementation of their right to return to their homes and their self-determination “.

A journalist was reported among the dead, on Friday, as Israeli troops opened fire during the second round of mass protests in eight days. Hundreds more were injured.

Protesters in Gaza have taken to the streets twice for the “March of Return” demonstrations, over Palestinians’ demand for a right of return to land lost to Israeli occupation in 1948.

31 Palestinians were killed and about 3,000 were wounded as Israeli occupation forces opened live fire against protesters

Palestinian Children in Jail

Palestinian Children’s Day, the palestinian prisoners ‘affairs and the prisoners’ club said; 350 Palestinian children are currently in Israeli jails, including eight underage girls.

Since the beginning of the year, the occupation has arrested at least 353 children.

The statement, which comes on the occasion of Palestinian Children’s Day,

The Israeli authorities issued 102 house arrest orders against children, most of them from Jerusalem From the beginning of January 2017 until the end of February 2018 An increase of 15.5% over the year 2016 Pointing out that it has turned 25 of them children to arrest effectively after the end of the period of house arrest

The statement said that the Israeli occupation authorities carried out many violations against child prisoners From the moment they were arrested to the brutal way they were taken from their homes late at night.As well as extract confessions from them under pressure and threats Imposing high fines and fines, and other daily violations Since the outbreak of the Al-Aqsa Intifada in September 2000, Israel has arrested at least 7,000 Palestinian children.