TITLE

Ban Ki Moon in Gaza

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Peace & Conflict Monitor;Jan2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a 2009 visit to the Gaza Strip made by Ban Ki-moon, secretary-general of the United Nations. The trip took place after the armed conflict between Hamas and the Israeli Defense Force which invaded the region late in 2008. Ban expressed his disapproval at the destruction that had taken place and protested the action to Israeli prime minister Ehud Olmert.
ACCESSION #
36500084

 

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