18 May 2018 – UNITED NATIONS: UN Votes to Launch War Crimes Investigation Into Israeli Army’s ‘Use of Force’. Only the United States and Australia vote against resolution.
The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) has voted to immediately dispatch a team of international experts to Gaza to determine whether Israel committed war crimes by shooting Palestinian protesters participating in the Great March of Return. The resolution was supported by 29 members. Only the United States and Australia voted against it while 14 nations abstained.