Dr. Basim Naem, the chairman of the CIR
PALESTINOW.COM — Council on International Relations in Palestine praised the report (E/ESCWA/ECRI/2017/1) published by the U.N. Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) on Wednesday. In a press release, the CIR welcomed the report that accused Israel of imposing an “apartheid regime” of racial discrimination on the Palestinian people. The council said that what the report included the Palestinian people confirmed for ages through the facts on the ground and the crimes committed by the Israeli occupation.
” This Israeli apartheid regime is destined to end as the apartheid regime in South Africa ended” the CIR added.
The council called on all countries around the world to adopt the report and to isolate this regime.
On Wednesday, the U.N. Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) accused in a report (E/ESCWA/ECRI/2017/1) Israel of imposing an “apartheid regime” of racial discrimination on the Palestinian people, and said it was the first time a U.N. body had clearly made the charge.
(Source / 19.03.2017)