New Delhi: Amid growing tensions between Israel and the Palestinian militants, India has condemned all acts of violence and underlined that quick de-escalation is the necessity of the hour.
India’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador T S Tirumurti, on Wednesday tweeted that he said in the course of the Security Council assembly on occasions in East Jerusalem that India condemns all acts of violence, particularly rocket assaults from Gaza.
Ambassador Tirumurti in the course of the assembly additionally mourned the tragic demise of an Indian nationwide in Israel and emphasised that quick de-escalation is want of the hour and events ought to chorus from altering status-quo.
The Ambassador’s remarks got here as 30-year-old Indian nationwide in Israel, Soumya Santosh, was allegedly killed in a rocket assault by the Palestinian militants from Gaza. Hailing from Keerithodu in Kerala’s Idukki district, she had been working as a housemaid in Israel.
At least 53 Palestinians and 6 Israelis have reportedly been killed in spiraling violence as far as Gaza-based militants fired a whole lot of rockets on Israel since Monday night.