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UN human rights chief says Israel keeps Palestinians 'caged in a toxic slum from birth to death'

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GENEVA - Israel has systematically deprived Palestinians of their human rights, with 1.9 million in Gaza "caged in a toxic slum from birth to death", U.N. human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein said on Friday.
Opening a special session of the U.N. Human Rights Council that could set up a commission of inquiry into recent violence, Zeid sharply criticized Israel, saying its security forces had killed 60 Palestinians last Monday alone. See the rest of the story at Business Insider NOW WATCH: What will probably happen with the North and South Korean peace treaty See...
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