#GreatReturnMarch : World stands by Palestine as Israel kills peaceful protesters

from al Araby

Tens of thousands of Gaza residents are taking part in a large-scale protest along the Israel-Gaza border.

The peaceful protests, which began on Friday, included cultural events such as traditional Palestinian dabka dancing for the thousands of families, women and children attending. But demonstrations soon turned sour after at least 12 people were killed and more than 1,000 injured by Israeli forces.

While Israel unleashes its heavy-handed response on protesters, millions across the world are keeping an eye on the planned six-week protest – dubbed ‘Great March of Return’ – using social media to stand with the Palestinians from the besieged Gaza strip…

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