"We therefore continue to appeal to the global community to continue and increase support and humanitarian assistance to UNRWA, which seeks to restore the dignity of the Palestinian People by improving their living conditions through the provision of emergency relief, health and social services, descent accommodation, and access to education".
The UN Secretary-General stated to mark the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and of the Palestinian. I ruffled a few feathers, as I offered a thorough critique of Israeli policy and practice, American complicity (both current and pre-Trump), respectability politics, and state violence across the Middle East and US.
But he said that "we also need to be very careful" that Security Council or General Assembly resolutions "always stress the fact that there needs to be a two-state solution".
Hill has not responded to Campus Reform's request for comment.
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DescribingCNN's decision to terminate Hill as "shameful and cowardly,"The Intercept's Glenn Greenwaldarguedthat Hill's firing "is a major defeat for the right to advocate for Palestinian rights, to freely critique the Israeli government, and for the ability of journalism and public discourse in the U.S. generally to accommodate dissent".
He stated that Hamas would "greatly count on the members of the UN General Assembly to stand by worldwide legitimacy in support for the right of peoples to defend themselves and thwart these aggressive American endeavors". The media outlet did not give a reason for the ouster, nor did it explicitly confirm Hill's exit was a result of what he said at the UN. "The decision to rubber-stamp the proclamation or recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel is a serious set-back to joint aspirations of Arab countries to achieve a peaceful resolution to one of the world's most enduring and bitter conflicts". In response, Hamas leader Ismael Haniyyeh sent an open letter to UNGA member states contending that targeting Israeli population centers with missiles is permissible under worldwide law and denouncing the Jewish state's "occupation" that spans "more than seven decades", meaning since its establishment in 1948. "For us it's very symbolic to have this resolution presented with the support of the European Union".
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