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Gaza under Attack

That the Parliament condemns Israel’s assault on Gaza; believes that, in this and similar operations, Israel has shown little regard for civilian casualties; understands that, as of 21 July 2014, over 500 Palestinians have been killed; notes the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs' estimate that over one-in-five of those killed are children; urges Scotland's public bodies to disinvest from companies operating in Israel or occupied Palestine, and calls on the UK Government to pursue sanctions against Israel.

Supported by: John Finnie, Alison Johnstone, Patrick Harvie, Cara Hilton, Christine Grahame, Alex Rowley, Malcolm Chisholm, Jim Hume, Gil Paterson, Neil Findlay, Mary Fee, Sandra White, Jayne Baxter, Gordon MacDonald, Marco Biagi, Michael McMahon, Elaine Smith, Claudia Beamish

Current Status: Fallen on 05/12/2014
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