UNICEF condemned sexual violence in the October 7 massacre but without mentioning Hamas
File image of the executive director of the UN children’s agency (UNICEF), Catherine Russell. EFE/EPA/JUSTIN LANE
UNICEF condemned sexual violence against women and children in the October 7 massacre, but without mentioning the terrorist group Hamas.
“The accounts of sexual violence on October 7 in Israel are horrifying,” UNICEF director Catherine Russell wrote in X.
“Survivors must be heard, supported and cared for. Complaints must be thoroughly investigated. We condemn gender-based violence and all forms of violence against women and girls,” she added.
On Tuesday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and US President Joe Biden criticized human rights groups, women’s organizations and the UN for failing to denounce rapes and other atrocities committed by Hamas against women and children. Israelis.
Israel called on the international community to intensify efforts to rescue the 138 hostages still held by Hamas
Army spokesman Daniel Hagari said that “every minute in captivity puts their lives in danger.” He insisted that the Red Cross must have access to those in the hands of the terrorist group
Army spokesperson, Daniel Hagari (REUTERS/FILE)
The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) urgently called on the international community to intensify efforts to rescue 138 hostages, including children, women, men and the elderly, held by Hamas in the Gaza Strip.
The Israeli Army attacked 250 terrorist targets in the Gaza Strip during the latest fighting
Fighting continues between the Israeli Army and Hamas terrorists in Gaza (REUTERS/FILE)
The Israeli Army reported this Wednesday that its troops attacked some 250 “terrorist targets in the Gaza Strip” in the last 24 hours while “intense fighting” on the ground continues.
Among the targets attacked, the military spokesperson said, included rocket launchers used this Tuesday to fire a series of projectiles towards central Israel.
“In addition, the troops ordered an Air Force plane to attack the Deir Balah area. During these attacks, terrorists from the Hamas and Palestinian Islamic Jihad terrorist organizations were eliminated and a series of terrorist infrastructures were destroyed,” the Army added, highlighting that troops have been engaged in “intense combat” with militants in the Strip since yesterday.
On the other hand, he reported that his soldiers attacked “an armed terrorist cell that operated next to a school in the north of the Gaza Strip,” where they found weapons and ammunition and the mouth of a tunnel, which they later destroyed.
They revealed the macabre details of Hamas sexual attacks against women in Israel on October 7
Although the terrorists deny the versions, numerous evidence has been collected, such as the bodies of women found partially or completely naked, women with broken pelvic bones, the stories of forensic doctors and first responders.
They revealed the macabre details of Hamas sexual assaults against women in Israel during the October 7 attack
Witnesses recounted gruesome details of the Oct. 7 attack during a meeting at the UN in which the body was accused of silencing violence against Jewish women. A woman’s body had “nails and different objects in the female organs.” In another house, a person’s genitals were so mutilated that “we couldn’t identify if she was a man or a woman.”