ISLAMABAD- A call attention notice was submitted in the Senate pertaining to the continuous massacre of the Palestinian people particularly women and children at the hand of Israel today.

The notice signed by PPP senators Mian Raza Rabbani and Sardar Ali Khan, and ANP senators Afrasiab Khattak and Haji Adeel called the attention of the Minister of Foreign Affairs to the Palestinian issue, stating that the House be informed of the policy and steps taken by the government on the issue.

Israeli warplanes have been pounding the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip for last one week, killing more than 170 Palestinians including women and children, amid international efforts to broker a cease-fire.