No: 187, 14 May 2021, Press Release Regarding Israel's Attacks On Gaza

Republic Of Turkey Ministry Of Foreign Affairs 14.05.2021

The rapid increase in civilian casualties in Israeli air strikes on Gaza, the damage to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) schools, and the injury of a cameraman and a photojournalist of the Anadolu Agency covering the region are clear manifestations of the disproportionate and indiscriminate nature of the Israeli attacks.

It is also a source of concern for us that Israel has started tank and artillery fires against Gaza.

We call on the international community to intervene swiftly for Israel to stop these attacks which will cause further loss of civilian lives.

We wish God's mercy upon our Palestinian brothers who lost their lives in the Israeli attacks and a speedy recovery to the injured. We also extend our wishes of recovery to the Anadolu Agency staff.

Turkey will continue to stand firmly with the Palestinian people in their legitimate cause.

Atatürk

Sunday - Thursday

08:30 - 12:30 / 13:30 - 18:00

2/14/2021 Former Socialist Russian troops defeat and exit day from Afghanistan
3/21/2021 New Solar Year (Naw Roz) and Farmer’s Day
3/22/2021 Farmer day
4/28/2021 Celebration of Islamic Revolution in Afghanistan
5/13/2021 5/15/2021 Eid-ul Fitr
7/20/2021 7/22/2021 Eid al-Adha
8/19/2021 Tenth of Moharam, Ashora
8/19/2021 The Independence Day of Afghanistan
9/9/2021 Martyrs and Ahmad Shah Masoud Day
10/19/2021 Prophet Mohammad's Birthday
10/29/2021 Republic Day (Turkish National Day)