Investigating Gaza


The UN has appointed Richard Goldstone, a South African judge and former war crimes prosecutor, to lead an investigation into alleged violations of international law in Gaza during Israel's assault. Goldstone will lead a four-person team from Pakistan, Britain and Ireland.

"It's in the
interest of the victims," he said. "It brings acknowledgment of what happened to
them. "



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