Israel destroys Irish aid to Palestinian village community

Tents, solar panels and herd shelters smashed as Ireland and EU urged to evolve policy

Solar panels, children’s belongings and destroyed tents donated to the Palestinian families by a European Union umbrella group that includes Ireland among its donors was left destroyed by Israeli soldiers. Video: Reuters

The labels read “Humanitarian support to Palestinians at risk of forcible transfer in the West Bank” and they lie in the rubble of a destroyed community that is home to over 60 people, more than half of them children.

The “Irish Aid – Government of Ireland” logos are clearly visible among the debris of broken solar panels, children’s belongings and destroyed tents, marking items donated to the Palestinian families by a European Union umbrella group that includes Ireland among its donors.

Please subscribe or sign in to continue reading.
only €1 first month

Insightful opinion is just a away.