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US Sanctions Israeli Extremists Accused of Blocking Aid to Gaza

The United States today announced the adoption of sanctions against an extremist Israeli group accused of obstructing the distribution of humanitarian aid to Palestinians in Gaza. The US State Department “today calls Tzav 9, an extremist Israeli group, a violent group that blocks, harasses and destroys convoys carrying vital humanitarian aid for Palestinian civilians in Gaza,” it said in a statement. According to Washington, which is Israel’s first supporter, members of this group attempted to prevent the transfer of humanitarian aid to Gaza by “blocking roads, sometimes violently, along the route between Jordan and Gaza, including the West Bank ». The State Department specifically mentions May 13, when members of Tzav 9 looted and then set fire to two trucks near Hebron, in the West Bank, which were carrying humanitarian aid.” “The Israeli government has a responsibility to guarantee the safety of convoys carrying humanitarian aid, which pass through […]
Source: News Beast

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