Indonesia is set to challenge Israel's illegal occupation of Palestine at the [International Court of Justice (ICJ) in a separate case from the one initiated by South Africa.
Indonesia Takes Israel to International Court of Justice Over Occupation of Palestine
This announcement comes as a significant development in the ongoing conflict between Israel and Palestine. The Indonesian government’s decision to pursue legal action at an international level demonstrates its commitment to advocating for the rights of the Palestinian people.
The Indonesian Foreign Minister, in a statement, emphasized the importance of upholding international law and ensuring the protection of the Palestinian people. The move to take Israel to the International Court of Justice reflects Indonesia’s determination to hold Israel accountable for its actions in Palestine.
Syria demands that UN Security Council stop Israel’s aggressive attacks
Damascus calls on the UN Security Council "to fulfill its obligations on upholding international peace and security, to bring the Zionist criminals to responsibility, both political and military, putting an end to their inhumane and amoral policy"
BEIRUT, January 20. /TASS/. The Syrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs decisively condemns the Israeli air strike at a residential block in Damascus, which resulted in a collapsed building and civilians killed and injured.
"This barbaric aggression proves the criminal nature of the policy of the Israeli occupational regime, which undermines the security in the region and poses a threat to the entire world by its actions," the Foreign Ministry said, according to SANA. "Syria demands that the UN Security Council take immediate action to stop these aggressive attacks and to counter mass murder of civilians, carried out by Israel in the Gaza Strip."
Damascus calls on the UN Security Council "to fulfill its obligations on upholding international peace and security, to bring the Zionist criminals to responsibility, both political and military, putting an end to their inhumane and amoral policy."
Previously, Al Hadath reported citing medical sources in Damascus that 10 civilians were killed by the Israeli Air Force strikes at the Mezzeh municipality. The Syrian Armed Forces Command Spokesman said that "Israel’s aggressive action was carried out from the occupied Golan heights." Syrian air defense systems opened fire at the airborne targets and het several enemy missiles," the spokesman said.
Meanwhile, the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) of Iran said that Al-Quds special forces intelligence commander General Youssef Omid Zadeh was killed in the Israeli strike. Several Iranian officers and an undisclosed number of Syrian servicemen were also killed in the strike.