ISLAMABAD - Senator Mian Raza Rabbani Friday moved a resolution condemning Israel's aggression against Palestine which was unanimously passed by the Upper House.
The content of the resolution was: the state of Pakistan condemns in the strongest terms the continuing genocide of the people of Gaza more particularly the children and women.
It is recalled that Israel the aggressor continues to attack homes, schools, mosques, hospitals and target women and children in blatant violation of the Geneva Convention and international laws.
It is noted that these acts of Israel continue unabated and are a deliberate defiance of obligations that international law imposes on state and falls within the category of crime against humanity and state terrorism.
It is regretted that Western Capitals, U.N and world leaders have failed to have this genocide stopped. It is disturbing that Muslims countries and the OIC are unmoved.
The resolution called upon the government to pursue an aggressive diplomatic offensive to have these mass murders stopped and have the inhuman blockade of Gaza lifted immediately.
Raja Zafar ul Haq, Leader of the House, strongly supported the resolution and condemned Israel's aggression against the innocent people of Gaza Strip and said that it was a crime against humanity.
He said that the entire Muslim world should unite against Israel and generously provide all possible help to Palestine in upcoming OIC meeting on Monday.
Hiji Adeel said that he has been to Gaza two years ago and he was surprised to know that all sort of aids come to Palestine through Israel adding that this is the third time that Israel has attacked on Palestine urging the Muslim world to seek out the solution of Gaza Strip permanently.
Mushahid Hussain Sayed said that Pakistan and Palestine has historically relations which cannot be ignored any way. He said that Pakistan has helped Gaza in the past and now the time has come to stand up Muslim world against Israel's brutality.
Abdul Rauf said that all Muslims should give a collective response to Israel's atrocity against Palestine.
Sardar Ali Khan said that it a common impression that US is a sole super power in the world but in fact it is Israel which is controlling the whole business of the world through its strategic planning. He condemned the US for supporting Israel.
Col. Mashhidi termed the Israel as a monster as it is killing unarmed and defensive less people of Palestine inhumanly. He said that it is time to stand against Israel practically instead of making speeches.
Begum Kalsoom gave a religious version about the Israel and urged the international organization to stop Israel's aggression against Gaza Strip on immediate basis.
Maulana Haidri appealed to convey Muslim leaders submit which should force United Nations Organizations (UNO) to ease the tension between Palestine and Israel.