Efforts to Create Jewish Majority in occupied East Jerusalem: PCHR Condemns IOF Closure of Palestinian Official Institutions and Calls upon International Community to Intervene Immediately


Palestinian Centre for Human Rights, November 21, 2019

On Wednesday, 20 November 2019, Israeli occupation forces (IOF) closed 3 Palestinian institutions in occupied Jerusalem, including Palestine Satellite Channel and 2 others affiliated with the Ministry of Education, as well as many others and confiscated some of their contents and arrested a number of civilians. The Palestinian Center for Human Rights (PCHR) deeply condemns these actions and calls upon the international community to pressure IOF to stop attacks on Palestinian institutions in occupied East Jerusalem and to provide protection for them, and to stop Israeli attempts to create a Jewish majority in the city. PCHR also demands the activation of all relevant UN Security Council Resolutions, including the ones that addressed Israeli changes to the city and deemed them illegal…