Gaza invasion could lead to ‘genocide’: Arab League, African Union

Israel strike kills elderly woman in south Lebanon: official media
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Israel’s planned ground invasion of Gaza “could lead to a genocide of unprecedented proportions”, the heads of the Arab League and African Union said Sunday in a joint statement.

Both organisations called on “the United Nations and the international community to stop a catastrophe unfolding in front of us, before it is too late”, as Israel readies for a ground invasion following Hamas’s surprise attack last week.


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