Iraq stresses the necessity of obliging the Zionist occupation to stop its violations against the Palestinians

  • 22-02-2024, 20:44
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    Baghdad - INA

    The Republic of Iraq affirmed before the International Court of Justice, today, Thursday, that the Zionist occupation authorities must be obligated to comply with the duty to respect the right of the Palestinian people to self-determination and stop violations.

    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs stated in a statement received by the Iraqi News Agency (INA), that “The Republic of Iraq participated with a delegation from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, headed by the head of the Legal Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Haider Shiaa Al-Barrak, in the oral argument regarding the request for an advisory opinion on the practices of the Zionist entity, which affect human rights.” For the Palestinian people in the occupied Palestinian territories, and submitted by the United Nations General Assembly to the International Court of Justice.”.

     "Al-Barrak delivered the oral statement of the Republic of Iraq before the court in the public session on Thursday, 2/22/2024, and Iraq stressed in its statement before the International Court of Justice the importance of the court's fatwa in providing the necessary legal elements to strengthen efforts aimed at restoring peace and stability in Palestine and the Middle East region.”.

    MOFA continued, "The statement stressed that the occupation authorities are obligated to comply with the duty to respect the right of the Palestinian people to self-determination, and must stop their violations immediately by stopping all actions and measures that prevent or obstruct the Palestinian people from obtaining their right to declare their independent state with its capital, Al-Quds Al-Sharif, including This includes the immediate end of the occupation in all its manifestations and the associated procedures and practices aimed at prolonging the occupation and continuing to deny the inalienable rights of the Palestinian people.”