Pakistan condemns Israeli air strikes on Gaza

Last Updated: Tue, Nov 20, 2012 14:50 hrs

Islamabad, Nov 20 (IANS) Pakistani parliament Tuesday adopted a resolution condemning the Israeli aerial bombardment on Gaza.

The National Assembly resolution described the attack as state terrorism and violation of international law, Xinhua reported.

The resolution moved by Zahid Hamid, an opposition lawmaker, stated that hundreds of men, women and children have been killed in atrocious attacks on Palestinians.

Pakistan also condemned the violence against the Muslim community in Myanmar that has displaced thousands, according to the resolution. It urged the Nobel Prize winner and opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi to come forward and stop the bloodshed.

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