BHRC supports calls for immediate ceasefire to halt Israel’s military assault on the Gaza Strip

The Bar Human Rights Committee of England and Wales (“BHRC”) has released today, 21st July 2014, a statement expressing its condemnation of the ongoing killings of civilians in Israel’s latest military assault against the Gaza Strip.

It calls upon the international community to take urgent action to bring about an immediate, viable and durable ceasefire.

See the statement here.

See the response from the Embassy of Israel here.