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UN database for Gaza aid may give Israel targets to attack — secret memo

A document obtained by The Electronic Intifada revealed that the UN was warned that its database of potential aid recipients in Gaza could provide Israel with targets for future attacks.

Diplomats and UN officials were also warned that plans for rebuilding Gaza after it was attacked by Israel in 2014 violated international law.

According to a confidential legal opinion by a law professor who analyzed the mechanism for a major aid agency that works closely with the UN, the UN-backed Gaza Reconstruction Mechanism (GRM) is illegal and violates the very “right to life” of the Palestinian people, .
 

link to full report: https://electronicintifada.net/blogs/ali-abunimah/un-database-gaza-aid-m...

Attached: Gaza Reconstuction Mechanism, Legal Opinion in GRM

The Elecrtonic Intifada, Ali Abunimah, 2016

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2016
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