At UN, PA slams Israel for not giving COVID-19 vaccines to Palestinians

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At UN, PA slams Israel for not giving COVID-19 vaccines to Palestinians
Palestinian Authority foreign minister claims Israel is obligated to inoculate population; Israeli envoy retorts that Oslo Accords charge PA with providing immunizations
By Aaron Boxerman
26 January 2021

In a speech to the United Nations Security Council, Palestinian Authority Foreign Minister Riyad al-Maliki on Tuesday criticized Israel for failing to provide coronavirus vaccines to the Palestinians. Speaking via videoconference, the Palestinian envoy said Israel “has not provided any vaccine to the Palestinian people under occupation to this day, denying its obligation to do so.” The Palestinians have yet to formally ask Israel to inoculate wide swathes of their population, although a request by Ramallah for 10,000 vaccines for frontline healthcare workers was reportedly rejected by Israel.

more.......... https://www.timesofisrael.com/at-un...not-giving-covid-19-vaccines-to-palestinians/
 
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