Reference number: 144/2022 AD
Date: 09 December 2022
Original language: Arabic
The International Commission “Hashd” strongly condemns the crime of field execution committed by the Israeli occupation forces against three Palestinian citizens in Jenin.
The International Commission “Hashd” strongly condemns and denounces the crime of field execution committed by the Israeli occupation forces this morning in Jenin, which led to the death of three Palestinian citizens, Atta Yassin Mahmoud Shalaby, 46 years old, Tariq Fawzi Al-Damej, 29 years old, and Sidqi Siddiq Zakarneh, 29 years old.
This crime comes within the framework of the comprehensive aggression and the series of Israeli violations against Palestinian civilians, which witnessed a noticeable increase in the past recent months. Since the beginning of this year, it has reached more than (215 martyrs), including (52) residents of the Gaza Strip, and all of them were executed. On the ground, by the occupation soldiers, settlers, security personnel and Israeli policemen, claiming that they carried out or attempted stabbing operations.
The International Commission for Supporting the Rights of the Palestinian People (Hashd), reiterating its condemnation of this heinous crime, expressing once again its condemnation of the escalation of field killings and physical liquidation, which are an integral part of the daily series of killings against Palestinian civilians, which are committed by the occupying forces under the directives and instructions of the Israeli political level that allow the occupation soldiers to shoot Palestinians with the aim of killing, considering that these crimes would not have escalated or continued had it not been for the silence on the crimes of the Israeli occupation, and the persistence of double standards and the selective enforcement of international law.
The international commission ”Hashd” calls for: the international community, the High contracting Parties to the Geneva Convention, and all international and regional organizations to condemn the killing of Palestinian civilians,with Putting pressure on the Israeli occupation state to stop its crimes and the aggression of its forces on Palestinian citizens, and work to provide international protection for Palestinian civilians, and activating the mechanisms of holding the leaders and soldiers of the Israeli occupation accountable for this crime through the International Criminal Court and using the principle of international jurisdiction, in a way that restores the confidence of the victims in the system of international law and its effectiveness.