The Brazilian Authorities has condemned within the strongest phrases the navy motion of Israel in Gaza and requested for a right away stop hearth between the events.
On 23rd July 2014, the Israeli Ambassador to Brazil was summoned to the Brazilian Overseas Ministry for explanations. On the identical day, the Brazilian Ambassador to Israel was referred to as again to Brasilia for consultations. The next press launch was issued:
“The Brazilian Authorities considers unacceptable the rising violence between Israel and Palestine. The Brazilian Authorities strongly condemns the disproportional use of power by Israel in Gaza, which has resulted in lots of civilian victims, amongst them girls and youngsters. The Brazilian Authorities reiterates its request for a right away stop hearth between the events. In face of the seriousness of the state of affairs, the Brazilian Authorities voted in favour of the UN Council of Human Rights Decision adopted on 23rd July 2014. Furthermore the Brazilian Ambassador to Israel has been referred to as again for consultations”.
On 28th July 2014, in a radio handle, the President of Brazil, Mrs. Dilma Rousseff, referred to as the navy offensive of Israel in Gaza “a bloodbath in opposition to the civilian inhabitants of Gaza”, which needs to be condemned by all. “There isn’t any justification for the indiscriminate killings of girls and youngsters”, she added.
In a coordinated diplomatic transfer, 4 different Latin American nations, Chile, Peru, Ecuador and El Salvador, issued comparable statements and likewise referred to as again for consultations their Ambassadors to Israel.
In doing so, Brazil, Chile, Peru, Ecuador and El Salvador have despatched a powerful message to Israel of condemnation for its navy motion in Gaza and, on the similar time, have proven their help and solidarity for the Individuals of Palestine.
It’s value noting that Brazil, Chile, Peru, Ecuador and El Salvador belong to a distant geographic area and have a really small Muslim minority amongst their populations.