Former expert adviser to the United Nations Counter-Terrorism Committee, Ambassador Curtis Ward, is emphasizing the age-old adage that “two wrongs don’t make a right” in the context of Israel’s response to the recent Hamas attacks, which he characterizes as using brutal force. Despite the geographical distance separating Jamaica from the conflict, he asserts that the repercussions could extend to Jamaicans.

Ambassador Curtis Ward, a former Jamaican Ambassador to the United Nations with a distinguished career in international affairs and diplomacy, expresses disappointment with Israel’s reaction to the recent Hamas attacks over the weekend. He does not suggest that Israel should refrain from defending itself against intruders but voices his preference for Israel’s military not to resort to causing the death of thousands of civilians, akin to what Hamas has done. Watch the report:

Reporter: Renaldo Adams

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