UN Human Rights Council Adopts Resolution

The UN Human Rights Council adopts a resolution establishing an on-going Commission of Inquiry to investigate only Israeli actions in Gaza, Judea, and Samaria, not Hamas or others. The vote : 24 in favor, 9 against, and 14 abstaining.  Countries voting against: Austria, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Czech Republic, Germany, Malawi, Marshall Islands, United Kingdom, and Uruguay.


Ceasefire takes effect between Israel and Hamas after more than 4,300 rockets fired at Israel from Gaza.