Ambassador Khazaee’s letter to UN SG on Palestinian prisoners, 28 February 2013


Feb 28 2013 – H.E. Ambassador Khazaee in his letter to H.E. Mr. Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations, conveys the Movement’s grave concern regarding the critical situation of the thousands of Palestinian prisoners and detainees unlawfully held by Israel. While appreciating the principled statements and positions of the Secretary-General and his Special Representative on this critical issue, he underscores the urgent need for international efforts to address the plight of Palestinian prisoners and detainees. He concludes by stressing that all other UN bodies, especially the Security Council and Human Rights Council, should fulfill their responsibilities in respect to this ongoing crisis.
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