These pledges came at the expense of Palestinian people’s fair rights and the US principles of democracy and freedom, the council said.

The council recalled that the US administration had earlier vowed to give the Israeli military $38 billion over 10 years, while turning a blind eye to the Israeli daily crimes against Palestinians.

The council called on both candidates to stop profiting from the Palestinian suffering and to stand behind the Palestinian people’s legitimate rights for freedom, independence and self-determination.

US presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have on Monday offered their pledges of allegiance to Israel and vowed to be a keen supporter for it in case anyone of them wins the race for the White House