US vetoes UN Security Council resolution condemning Israel's Gaza offensive

The United States vetoed Thursday an Arab-backed Security Council resolution that would have

demanded Israel halt its military offensive in the Gaza Strip.


The draft, sponsored by Qatar, accused Israel of a "Disproportionate use of force" That endangered Palestinian civilians, and demanded Israel withdraw its troops from Gaza. (AP)



פרסום ראשון: 07.13.06, 22:49