No shit Sherlock; Criminal Israel wants end to Gaza war probe

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

Israel has called for the termination of a UN inquiry into its summer 2014 war on Gaza, in the wake of the resignation of the investigation committee’s head.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called for the shelving of the investigation on Tuesday, after William Schabas, the head of the UN inquiry committee, resigned a day before.

“After the resignation of the committee chairman who was biased against Israel, the report that was written at the behest of the UN Human Rights Council — an anti-Israel body, the decisions of which prove it has nothing to do with human rights — needs to be shelved,” Netanyahu said.

In August 2014, the UN Human Rights Council appointed Schabas, a Canadian academic, to lead a group examining war crimes committed by Israel during its military aggression against Gaza.

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