Global March to Jerusalem on Land Day

Organizers of March to Jerusalem vow ‘no violence’

Ynet News:

Thousands of protesters from PA, Lebanon and Jordan slated to head towards Israel on March 30

A Global March to Jerusalem on the occasion of Land Day will take place on March 30. Convoys from Jordan, Lebanon and the Palestinian Authority are scheduled to arrive at Israel’s borders at 11am at the end of Friday prayers.

Organizers are claiming that more than 700 institutions from 64 countries support the initiative, directly or indirectly. Protests will also be held outside Israeli embassies in various European and Arab countries. It appears no marches will be leaving Egypt and Syria due to the volatile political climate in those countries.

Organizers are using social networks to attract Arabs to take part in the event. In one Facebook page it was claimed that the goal was to reach Jerusalem “or the nearest point to it.” Read more

 

Categories: Asia, Israel, Middle East, Palestine

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