08-07-2020 05:59 PM Jerusalem Timing

UN Demands ’Israel’ to Compensate for Oil Spill on Lebanese Shore

UN Demands ’Israel’ to Compensate for Oil Spill on Lebanese Shore

The United Nations General Assembly adopted on Tuesday a new resolution, which is the tenth of its kind, condemning ’Israel’ and confirming the previous demand of $856.4 million compensation for the oil slick on Lebanese shores.

MinisterThe press office of Minister of Environment Mohammad Al-Mashnouq stated that "the United Nations General Assembly adopted on Tuesday a new resolution, which is the tenth of its kind, condemning 'Israel' and confirming the previous demand of $856.4 million compensation for the oil slick on Lebanese shores."

171 State voted in favor of this resolution while 6 countries objected to it and 3 others abstained from voting.