Secretary-General Warns Rocket Attacks on Israel by Palestinian Extremists Could Risk Dangerous Escalation
The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon:
The Secretary-General condemns the recent rocket attacks by extremist Palestinian militants on Israel from Gaza.
Such indiscriminate attacks on civilian areas risk a dangerous escalation and must stop. The people of southern Israel and Gaza have suffered enough from such violence.
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