When it comes to Palestine, the Philippines is on the wrong side of history

Manila’s blind support for Israel and its war on Gaza is not only immoral but also against its long-term interests., On October 27, the United Nations General Assembly passed a nonbinding resolution with overwhelming support calling for an immediate humanitarian truce between Israel and Hamas and demanding aid access to Gaza. One hundred twenty countries voted in favour of the resolution, clearly expressing their opposition to the continuation of Israel’s siege and bombardment of Gaza, which has claimed thousands of civilian lives. The Philippines was not one of those countries.,2023-11-17 12:18:00,Read More