The Chairman of Qatar National Human Rights Committee (QNHRC), Dr. Ali bin Smaikh Al Marri has called on all Arab and international powers to unite their efforts to face Israeli violations against the Palestinian people and not to let the perpetrators to escape with no punishment. He called for highlighting Palestinians’ rights, especially the right to freedom of occupation .
Speaking at the extraordinary meeting of the Arab Network for Human Rights Institutions (ANNHRI) General Assembly on Gaza situation, being currently held in Cairo, Al Marri said that the Israeli ongoing grave violations against Palestinians’ human rights abuse all international conventions. He called for setting up an international coalition of national institutions for human rights to highlight the Palestinian people’s rights and support all legal moves to prosecute Israel for all violations.
Al Marri affirmed the importance of establishing a fact-finding committee composed of some Arab national institutions for human rights under the supervision of the ANNHRI in order to visit the Gaza Strip to report violations and submit its report within a month.
Al Marri called for release of all prisoners, especially human rights activists of as well as invite the Palestinian Authority to join the human rights conventions and the international agencies in this regard, urging the national institutions, international organizations, non-governmental organizations in the field of human rights to intensify their visits to the Gaza Strip.
In a solidarity with our people in the Gaza Strip, Al Marri called for holding the next meeting of the ANNHRI General Assembly in the Gaza Strip and to highlight Israeli violations in the occupied Palestinian territories as a top agenda of ANNHRI meetings.