Colombia Suspends Israeli Arms Purchases And Begins Condemning IDF Brutality in the Gaza Strip

Colombia Suspends Israeli Arms Purchases And Begins Condemning IDF Brutality in the Gaza Strip

Colombia Suspends Israeli Arms Purchases And Begins Condemning IDF Brutality in the Gaza Strip. Colombia will suspend all arms purchases from Israel. This was conveyed directly by Colombian President Gustavo Petro on Thursday 29 February 2024. He also said that the world must block Netanyahu. This decision was taken after Israeli troops opened fire on a crowd of Palestinians who were waiting for humanitarian aid in Gaza.

As a result of this incident, at least 112 Palestinians were killed, and 760 other residents were injured. Petro further said that Israel had committed genocide, and this was reminiscent of the German Holocaust. Meanwhile, the Israeli military said that in its initial investigation, Palestinians approached the military checkpoint.

They saw the aid trucks entering, and the soldiers fired warning shots at their feet, but they continued to advance towards the troops.

For your information, Israel launched a military attack on the Gaza Strip in response to the Hamas attack on October 7 2023. Israel’s attack on the Gaza Strip killed 30,035 Palestinians. while as many as 70,000 other residents were injured, accompanied by mass destruction and lack of basic necessities. Apart from that, Israel also carried out a blockade that paralyzed the Gaza area. Therefore Israel was accused of genocide at the International Court of Justice.