Why aren’t the same sanctions imposed on Israel when it invades Palestine?
Hundreds of tweets and social media posts have highlighted the ‘double standards’ of the West in this conflict. Although They agree with the reaction of the West, they are questioning why it is not applied to Israel when it invades Palestinian lands.
The leaders of the majority of the EU countries and the UN has reacted with vocal condemnation of Russia and imposed sanctions to match.
But hundreds of Facebook posts online are asking the question ‘ Why aren’t the same sanctions imposed on Israel when it invades Palestine? ‘
Below are some of the sanctions imposed on Russia so far.
“Why aren’t the same sanctions imposed on Israel” when it invades Palestine?
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Israel has broken over 28 United Nations resolutions against Palestine but still has United States supports but suddenly United States is criticizing Russia for breaking international laws.
— Adémola (@OgbeniDemola) February 24, 2022