PETALING JAYA: Malaysia has called on the United Nations to investigate the excessive violence by Israeli forces in the killing of 58 Palestinians during a protest over the new US Embassy in Jerusalem.
Wisma Putra said Israel’s act of brutality with “disproportionate use of force in the name of self-defence” was a clear violation of international law.
“Malaysia strongly urges the international community to act immediately to de-escalate the situation to prevent more casualties.
“Malaysia calls upon the United Nations to conduct a thorough investigation into the incident. The perpetrators must be held accountable for the crime against humanity,” it said in a statement yesterday.
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