Gaza: At EU Foreign Affairs Council, Ministers should call for an immediate ceasefire by Amnesty International

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  • The organization views these proceedings, including the potential provisional measures to be taken by the ICJ, as an important step for protecting the lives of Palestinians, their rights, and international justice. This is an opportunity for EU member states to engage with, and show their commitment to, international law and institutions. States should recognize that the present ICJ proceedings are above all concerned with avoiding the risk of genocide and other risks to human rights. The duty to prevent genocide falls on all states, and is a matter of concern to the international community as a whole. 

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