KARACHI: Former Pakistan cricket captain Wasim Akram on Wednesday lashed out at Israel for massacring unarmed civilians in Gaza, making it clear that he stood with the Palestinians.
“It doesn’t matter what facet you’re on, or which staff you assist, this isn’t a sport, it’s Struggle and on the finish of the day when there was dying and struggling there’ll by no means be a winner, everybody has already misplaced! #IStandWithPalestine #IStandForHumanity,” tweeted the previous left-arm pacer.
Israel has killed greater than 210 Palestinian civilians in air strikes which have introduced dying and destruction to the Gaza strip.
Scores of girls and youngsters are included within the casualties.
Requires a ceasefire intensified, however Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed Israel would proceed its onslaught on the coastal enclave “so long as crucial,” earlier than a UN Safety Council assembly broke up after lower than an hour with out issuing an announcement.
Israeli forces and protesters in the meantime clashed at a number of flashpoints throughout the occupied West Financial institution and in east Jerusalem, hospitalising scores, as Palestinians rallied in solidarity with their besieged Gazan counterparts. Dozens have been handled for wounds brought on by reside bullets, medics mentioned.
Israel’s near-relentless bombing marketing campaign has killed 217 Palestinians, together with 63 kids, and wounded greater than 1,400 folks in simply over per week within the Hamas-run enclave, in response to Gaza´s well being ministry.