Pax Christi Flanders on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict

 

Brigitte Herremans, Middle East expert with Pax Christi Flanders and Broederlijk Delen, issued an opinion piece on the escalation of the conflict between Israel and Palestine due to the kidnapping of three Israel teenagers on 19 June. According to Herremans, both the political reaction and the military response were disproportionate: the Israeli army arrested over 150 people, one boy was murdered and severe restrictions on the freedom of movement were introduced. Read the complete article in Flemish here.