UNHRC resolution adopted today has no connection to the safeguarding of human rights

 Israel's response to the UNCHR resolution regarding the continued implementation of the Goldstone Report

 

MFA Spokesperson Yigal Palmor (Archive photo: MFA)

(Communicated  by the MFA Spokesperson)

The resolution adopted today in Geneva by the United Nations Human Rights Council has no connection to the safeguarding of human rights

As a democratic country, Israel will continue its internal inquiry procedures, out of its commitment to the rule of law and moral values.

Israel has an outstanding legal system, widely esteemed around the world.

Israel will continue to realize its right to protect its citizens, while at the same time maintaining the strictest moral standards.