Penelope Cruz, her husband Javier Bardem, director Pedro Almodovar and many other cultural figures of Spain addressed an open letter to the Israeli leadership, in which they described what is happening in the Palestinian lands as `` genocide. '' This is reported by The Hollywood Reporter.
They called on the European Union authorities to "condemn the bombing of civilians in the Gaza Strip" and the Israeli government to "lift the blockade that has been going on for over a decade."
Recall that as a result of the escalation of the armed confrontation in the region, more than a thousand Palestinians and several dozen Israelis were killed.
The Israeli military launched a ground operation against Hamas militants in response to rocket attacks.
The Topic of Article: Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem accused Israel of genocide.