KUALA LUMPUR: The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) in its resolution adopted on 22nd Dec.2023 has called for urgent steps to immediately allow safe, unhindered and expanded humanitarian access and to create the conditions for a sustainable cessation of hostilities.
Foreign Ministry in its statement said, the resolution also calls for all parties to adhere to international humanitarian law and in this regard deplores all attacks against civilians and civilians’ objects, violence, hostilities and all acts of terrorism against civilians.
The resolution entitled “Scaling Up and Monitoring Aid to Gaza” also demands immediate and unconditional release of all hostages and ensuring humanitarian access to address their medical needs.
The statement added, the United Nations Secretary-General is also requested to report on the implementation of this resolution regularly to the Council.
“Malaysia urges all parties to comply with and implement the decisions of the Security Council resolutions and all of its relevant resolutions on the Occupied Palestinian Territories in accordance with the principles of the UN Charter.
“Malaysia repeats its demand for an urgent ceasefire to allow safe and unhindered humanitarian assistance. The barbaric and heinous atrocities against Palestinians are unjustifiable and must end immediately,” the Ministry said in its statement today.
The statement also emphasized that the relentless crimes committed by the apartheid Israeli regime must not continue with impunity.
Malaysia reiterates its call for a durable solution by granting the Palestinians their own independent and sovereign State, based on the pre-1967 borders, with East Jerusalem as its capital. – Malaysia World News