Category: WCK

Israeli military steps after aid workers’ deaths ‘important,’ but ‘systemic change’ needed: WCK

World Central Kitchen (WCK) said the Israeli military’s recent steps are important but called for “systemic change” after seven of the nonprofit’s workers were killed earlier this week. WCK said the IDF is taking “important steps” for acknowledging its “responsibility and fatal errors” as well as taking “disciplinary action” for those responsible for the Monday attack. A preliminary investigation carried out by the Israeli Joint…

World Central Kitchen releases the names of employees killed in Gaza

World Central Kitchen (WCK), the non-profit organization that has delivered food to civilians in Gaza, released the names of its seven employees who were killed by Israeli airstrikes Monday. “These are the heroes of WCK. These 7 beautiful souls were killed by the IDF in a strike as they were returning from a full day’s mission,” Erin Gore, the organization’s CEO said in a statement….

José Andrés admonishes Israel for ‘indiscriminate killing’ after aid workers’ deaths

Celebrity chef José Andrés criticized Israel for its “indiscriminate killing” after seven of his charity’s employees were killed delivering aid to civilians in Gaza. “The Israeli government needs to stop this indiscriminate killing. It needs to stop restricting humanitarian aid, stop killing civilians and aid workers, and stop using food as a weapon,” Andrés posted on X, formerly Twitter. Andrés is the founder of World…