The U.N. Security Council in a statement released has condemned the murder of three Israeli teenagers.
According to the statement extended the U. N. Expressed condolences of the members to “the families of the victims of this heinous act and to the people and Governments of Israel and the United States.”
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has vowed to bring to justice the murderers of Gilad Shaar, Naftali Fraenkel and Eyal Yifrach, whose bodies were found Sunday, two weeks after their kidnapping. He has blamed the Hamas terrorist group for the killings. Fraenkel was a dual U.S. citizen.
“The members of the Security Council underlined the need to bring perpetrators of these acts to justice and encouraged Israel and the Palestinian Authority to continue working together to do so,” said the statement, which a source said was initiated by Samantha Power, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.