HRC 25/29 - Human rights in the OPT

Human rights situation in Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem

adopted on 28 March 2014

In this resolution, the Human Rights Council reiterated the illegality of all measures taken by Israel in the Occupied Palestinian Territory and demanded that it cease all practices and actions that violate the human rights of the Palestinian people. It condemned the excessive use of force by Israeli occupying forces against Palestinian civilians, and called upon Israel to end harassment and reprisals against human rights defenders. The Council also stressed the need for Israel to cooperate with the Human Rights Council, all Special Procedures, and the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights.

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